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Rayne man charged with attempted murder in Monday shooting

The victim was taken by Acadian Ambulance to a local hospital.

Posted: Aug 16, 2021 3:12 PM
Updated: Aug 17, 2021 9:58 AM

RAYNE, La. (KADN) - A Rayne man is facing charges following a Monday afternoon shooting in the town.

According to Chief Carroll Stelly, Rayne police were notified about 2 p.m. that a person was shot in the area of the 700 block of Reynolds Avenue.

Stelly said the victim, later identified as Victor Sias, was taken by Acadian Ambulance to a local hospital.

Detectives arrested Frederick Milson, 65, of Rayne, shortly after the shooting.

Milson is being booked into the Acadia Parish Jail for attempted second degree murder.

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