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Crime Stoppers: Police search for man accused of shooting woman several times

Terance Westley (Source: Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers) Terance Westley (Source: Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Authorities have identified a suspect in connection with a shooting that sent a woman to the hospital and they’re hoping you can help them catch him.

According to Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers, Terance Westley, 27, of Baton Rouge, shot a woman several times on Woodpecker Street on June 24.

The Baton Rouge Police Department is searching for Westley. Police said he is wanted on charges of attempted first-degree murder (two counts), illegal use of a weapon and felon in possession of a firearm.

Westley is described as 6’1” tall and 155 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Investigators said Westley initially fired at a man. They added as the man ran away, a woman tried to stop Westley and he shot her.

Detectives said the woman survived the shooting and the other man was not injured.

If you have any information about Westley, contact Crime Stoppers at 344-7867, text CS225 plus your message to CRIMES (274637) or anonymously or go to www.crimestoppersbr.com.

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