Shooting in Plaquemine kills innocent 14-year-old


IBERVILLE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Officials are investigating a shooting that left a 14-year-old dead early Wednesday morning.

Police believe bullets went through the walls of the victim’s home on Barrow Street in Plaquemine, striking and killing him.

Investigators say the boy was standing in his bathroom when someone fired shots across the street in an unrelated incident. The shooter fled the scene.

The victim’s name has not been released.

If you know anything about this shooting, contact Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP. You do not have to give your name and could be eligible for a cash reward.

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