Thibodaux Chief of Police Bryan Zeringue announced that the Thibodaux Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened shortly after 12:30 a.m. this morning.
On Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at approximately 12:32 a.m., the Thibodaux Police Department responded to a shooting that took place in the 200 block of Sanders Street. When Police arrived, they discovered that a victim had been shot while traveling in a vehicle down the roadway. Due to the driver being struck several times, this caused the vehicle to leave the roadway and crash into multiple parked vehicles. The victim was transported to a local hospital to be treated for injuries.
Thibodaux Police Detectives were called to the scene to process for evidentiary purposes. This investigation is ongoing and the Thibodaux Police Department Criminal Investigations Division has been working diligently, following every lead necessary to apprehend any and all responsible parties involved. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries and is in stable condition. The victim’s identity will not be released at this time, in attempt to protect the integrity of the investigation.
Chief Zeringue would like to assure our community partners that the safety of all citizens is our number one priority. As more information becomes available we will update the public accordingly.
If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Thibodaux Police Department at 985-446-5021 or 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. If you submit a tip through Crime Stoppers, tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 in cash if the information leads to an arrest.