Homeowner shot during home invasion in Gonzales

Homeowner shot during home invasion in Gonzales

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for two suspects after a home invasion resulted in the homeowner being shot.

Officers say around 2:30 a.m., two men kicked in the front door of a home on Chick Duplessis Road in Gonzales.

The homeowners awoke when they heard a noise. When the male homeowner went to see what was going on, he was approached by two men in the hallway. One of the men then pulled out a gun and shot the homeowner.

The man was transported to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

One of the suspects is described as a tall male wearing dark colored clothing and a skull cap.

Officers ask if you have any information about this crime to please contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-621-INFO or by texting 847411 to the anonymous tip line or call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP(7867).

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