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Rayne Man Arrested For Attempted Second Degree Murder

Harris was booked into the Acadia Parish Jail without incident.

Posted: Oct 18, 2021 10:37 AM

RAYNE, La. - Officers arrested 54 year old Edward M. Harris Jr. of Rayne for attempted second-degree murder on Saturday October 16, 2021.

Edward is accused of trying to intentionally kill or cause serious bodily injury to a 46-year-old male on October 5, 2021.

Officers obtained an arrest warrant and had been searching for Harris since the incident, but believed he had fled the area and returned on the day of his arrest.

Harris was booked into the Acadia Parish Jail without incident.

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