Deputies search for suspect who shot at vehicle on highway

Deputies search for suspect who shot at vehicle on highway

JEANERETTE, LA (WAFB) - Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding the person responsible for a highway shooting early Independence Day morning.

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office reported it happened on US 90 in the Baldwin/Jeanerette area Monday around 3:20 a.m.

Deputies said the victim told them someone in a car headed in the same direction fired at him and hit his vehicle several times.

They added the vehicle the suspect was in is described as a blue or gray colored four-door car that may have rear bumper damage.

Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact SMPSO anonymously at 337-828-1960, 985-384-1622 or crimewatch@stmaryso.com.

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