Deputies arrest man facing 2 counts of attempted murder

Deputies arrest man facing 2 counts of attempted murder

SORRELL, LA (WAFB) - A man accused of trying to kill two people was arrested Saturday.

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office reported Alfred Gabriel, 55, of Jeanerette, was taken into custody on a warrant from the Chitimacha Tribal Police Department.

Deputies said a search for Gabriel led them to a home in Sorrel. They added Gabriel was arrested without incident.

He was booked on charges of attempted second-degree murder (2 counts), possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and unauthorized use of a movable.

No bond was set.

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