On Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at 9:43 pm, St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a residence in the 600 block of St. Andrews Boulevard in LaPlace for the report of a gunshot that broke a window on the residence. The complainant told deputies that he heard a “pop” and then heard the window break. The initial investigation revealed that a single gunshot broke the window. No one was injured.
This incident is currently being investigated. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS or Crimestoppers at 504-822- 1111. Citizens with information about this incident that call Crimestoppers do not have to testify in court and may qualify for a cash reward. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at http://stjohnsheriff.org/submitatip.php.