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Investigation Ongoing in Shooting Incident at Siracusa Civic Center

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"We don’t want this kind of violent activity in our communities.”

Posted: Dec 8, 2020 10:00 AM

Sheriff Blaise Smith advises that deputies with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a “shots fired” incident at the Siracusa Recreation Center on Monday, November 30, 2020.

At approximately 6:40 pm, deputies were dispatched to the Siracusa Civic Center on a shots-fired complaint. Upon arrival, the deputies spoke with two complainants who stated that they were filming a video when a vehicle pulled up and the occupants began to shoot at them.

There were several vehicles with bullet holes at the scene and shell casings were located. There were no injuries from the incident reported.

Sheriff Blaise Smith says that the investigation is ongoing.

“Anyone with information regarding this incident can report that information to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office  by phone or by sending a tip on their website. We are fortunate that nobody was injured. We don’t want this kind of violent activity in our communities.”

Anyone with information can call 337-828-1960 or send a tip on the St. Mary Parish website at www.stmaryso.com. Those giving information can remain anonymous.

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