Man charged for allegedly shooting at St. James deputies
CONVENT, La. - A St. James Parish grand jury has indicted a 46-year-old man on an attempted murder charge for allegedly shooting at two uniformed deputies in Convent in late May.
St. James Parish deputies had responded to a call about a man walking in the road brandishing a firearm when the gunfire occurred.
The District Attorney's Office said in a news release that the grand jury on Tuesday indicted Ron C. Youngblood, whose home town was unavailable, on two counts of attempted first-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.