3 teens arrested for firing shots along Airline Highway in Gonzales

Shootout in Gonzales ends in multiple arrests; no injuries reported

GONZALES, La. (WAFB) - Gunfire broke out along on Airline Highway in Gonzales Thursday afternoon (Aug. 13).

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office says people inside two vehicles were firing shots at each other while heading down Airline Highway.

Police got behind the vehicles and the driver of one of the cars pulled into the parking lot of the Office Depot store on Airline at E Ascension Street.

Shots were fired on Airline Highway in Gonzales Thursday, Aug. 13.
Shots were fired on Airline Highway in Gonzales Thursday, Aug. 13. (Source: Viewer)

The driver, still armed with a gun, then ran into the Office Depot. Officers ran into the store and arrested the man and recovered his weapon.

Two others inside that vehicle ran off but were arrested a short time later.

The driver of the second vehicle, possibly a silver Camaro, sped off and has not yet been apprehended. No injuries were reported.

Cory Guillory, 18, of Gonzales, was charged with disturbing the peace, illegal use of weapons/aggravated assault, illegal possession of stolen things, resisting an officer, aggravated assault with a firearm, and principals.

Cory Guillory
Cory Guillory (Source: APSO)

Jaheim Miller, 18, of Gonzales, was charged with disturbing the peace, illegal use of weapons, illegal possession of stolen things, resisting an officer, and aggravated assault with a firearm.

Jaheim Miller
Jaheim Miller (Source: APSO)

Chris Nicholas, 19, of Gonzales, was charged with disturbing the peace, illegal use of weapons, reckless operation, illegal possession of stolen firearms, resisting an officer, and aggravated assault with a firearm.

Chris Nicholas
Chris Nicholas (Source: APSO)

All three were booked into the Ascension Parish Jail where no bond has been set yet.

Deputies say the case remains under investigation and more charges may be pending.

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