The Rayne Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred at approx. 1:00 a.m. on May 16, 2021. The incident occurred in the 100 block of N. Polk St.
The 17 year old male victim was discovered unresponsive inside of a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim succumbed to his injuries at the scene. It is believed the victim arrived at the location shortly before being discovered.
If you have any information regarding this homicide, you’re urged to call the tips line at 337-789-TIPS or download our P3 app on your mobile device to report your tip anonymously.
All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $5,000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest in this case.