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Edgard shooting under investigation

Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday, July 14, 2021, about 2 a.m., in the 100 block of Central Avenue in Edgard.
Upon arrival, deputies learned a 20-year-old female was injured by broken glass from a window that had been shattered by gunfire. The victim reported that she was driving on Central Avenue in Edgard where unknown subjects in a vehicle fired several shots at her vehicle. The victim drove to a local hospital where she was treated and released.
Anyone who may information about this crime is asked to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office Detective Basil Trepagnier of the Criminal Investigations Division at 504-494-3592 or the SJSO TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at http://bit.ly/34janqG