Juvenile Arrested and Charged with Attempted 1st Degree Murder in Abbeville Shooting

There was no information available about the victim's status.

Posted: Nov 16, 2021 5:14 PM
Updated: Nov 17, 2021 8:07 AM

ABBEVILLE, La. (KADN) - Abbeville Police Department is investigating after a boy was shot Tuesday afternoon.

Officers were called about 2:30 p.m. to Schlessinger Street and Maude Avenue.

There, they found the child with a gunshot wound.

The boy was taken to the hospital for treatment. There was no information available about his status.

On November 17, 2021 a juvenile suspect was arrested as the shooter .

The juvenile was charged with two counts of Attempted 1st Degree Murder. No further details are being released at this time

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