***UPDATED November 2, 2017 - DETECTIVES ARREST SUSPECT IN AMELIA SHOOTING http://stmaryso.com/press_view.php?id=1160 ***
On October 31, 2017, just prior to 11:00 pm, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a possible shooting on Friendship Alley in Amelia. Deputies located an unresponsive male subject who sustained a gunshot wound. The man, identified as 23-year-old Christopher Singleton of Amelia, was transported to Teche Regional Medical Center by Acadian Ambulance. He was pronounced deceased at the hospital. This is an ongoing, active investigation.
Anyone with information on the crime can contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 985-384-1622 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can remain anonymous.
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