4/29/16, Noon Update: The victim has been identified as 33-year-old Chelsi Eschette. Her husband, 32-year-old Josh Eschette, is the suspect in the shooting. He was airlifted from the scene to University Hospital in New Orleans in critical condition, having suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Sheriff Craig Webre announced deputies and detectives are on scene just outside a residence in the 4100 block of LA 1 in Raceland following a shooting incident. A female victim has been pronounced dead at the scene. A male suspect is being airlifted to University Hospital in New Orleans after suffering a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office will have more information on this incident as it can be made available.