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Murder suspect charged in second shooting

Alfred Starks (Source: Thibodaux Police) Alfred Starks (Source: Thibodaux Police)
THIBODAUX, LA (WAFB) -

The suspect in a double murder in Thibodaux is facing more charges.

Police say Alfred Starks, 19, got in an argument Tuesday evening with another person at the corner of St. Charles St. and East 12th St.  Starks pulled out a gun and shot at the victim while the victim tried to run.  The victim was not harmed, but an occupied home in the 600 block of East 12th St. was hit by stray bullets.

Starks has been charged with aggravated assault with a firearm.

He is also accused of shooting and killing two men whose bodies were found in a parked car Wednesday night.

Police believe the two shootings are unrelated, but the investigation is ongoing.

Starks was arrested Thursday.  He is being held in the Lafourche Parish Detention Center on a $5.1 million bond.

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