Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Tim Soignet announced that an investigation is being conducted into a shooting that occurred at Creole Lanes on Saturday night, shortly after 11:00pm. Terrebonne Parish Violent Crimes Detectives have been assigned and are actively investigating the incident.
On Saturday, August 13, 2022, Terrebonne Parish Patrol Division responded to Creole Lanes in reference to a disturbance that took place outside the building. The disturbance led to shots being fired in the parking lot, where a male juvenile was struck by gunfire, along with several vehicles, that were unoccupied. The victim was transported to an out of area hospital, where was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. No additional injuries were documented during the course of the investigation.
Terrebonne Parish Violent Crimes Detectives have developed a person of interest in the crime, and believe the matter was an isolated incident in connection with the disturbance. The identity of the suspect is not being released at this time.
Sheriff Soignet would like to remind the public that this is ongoing investigation, and additional information will be released when an arrest is made.