UPDATE (KTVE/KARD) — According to the Bastrop Police Department, officers are asking for the public’s help to find the second suspect in the Huey Street shooting that happened on Sunday, April 24, 2022 at the intersection of Perry Avenue and Guice Street.
Officers are searching for 18-year-old Rayshune Henry, who is described as a Black male from Bastrop. Authorities reported that Henry has active felony warrants related to this case. Officers have charged Henry with Attempted Second Degree Murder and Criminal Conspiracy.
If you know where Henry is or have any information about this case, contact the Bastrop Police Department at (318)-281-1322 or North Delta Crime Stoppers at (318)-388-CASH (2274).
According to the Bastrop Police Department, one victim suffered a single gunshot wound to his leg. Police stated that the other victim was a 16-year-old juvenile who was shot once in the torso, was airlifted for medical treatment and is currently listed as in critical but stable condition.
UPDATE (KTVE/KARD) — On Tuesday, April 26, 2022, Bastrop Police arrested a 17-year-old Black male juvenile for the April 24, 2022, shooting that took place on Huey Street. The juvenile was arrested for an Attempted Second Degree Murder and Criminal Conspiracy warrant.
The investigation is still ongoing.
BASTROP, La. (KTVE/KARD) — According to Bastrop Police Department Chief Leondrio Reed, on Sunday, April 24, 2022, officers responded to a call around 5:40 p.m. about a large group of people who fought near Guice and Perry streets.
When the officers were on the way to Guice and Perry streets, they received another complaint stating that people had been shot in the area of Huey Street.
When the officers arrived, they found two people who were shot. According to Chief Reed, one person was a Black male juvenile, whom the first responders airlifted to a hospital because of his injury. The other was a Black male, whom the first responders treated at a local hospital for his injury and was released after.
This is an ongoing investigation if anyone has any tips or information about the shooting call the Bastrop Police Department at (318)-281-1322 or contact Crime Stoppers of North Delta at (318)-388-2274 (CASH).