Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced two men are dead following a shooting in Raceland on Saturday, December 15. The incident occurred inside a residence in the 100 block of Market Street on Saturday afternoon. One man was pronounced dead at the scene. The second victim was transported to a hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Two male persons of interest have been detained, and two handguns were found in their possession.
This incident is actively under investigation. We will provide more details as the investigation continues.
Anyone who may have information on this case is asked to submit a tip anonymously through Crime Stoppers Bayou Region by phone at 1-800-743-7433 or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org. Tips can also be submitted using the P3 Tips app on your mobile device. Tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 in cash if the information leads to an arrest.