Port Allen man accused of shooting woman in the back
PORT ALLEN - An apparent incident of domestic violence in Port Allen has left one woman in the hospital and the man suspected of shooting her in police custody.
Chief Frederick Smith said Lennet Little, 35, was arrested in suspicion of aggravated burglary and attempted first-degree murder.
Smith said Port Allen Police were called to the shooting around 12:30 pm at a home on Tracy Porter Street. There officers found a female shot in the back; Smith said she was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.
Officers got a detailed description from several witnesses, and with the assistance of the West Baton Rogue Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Little a short time later.
He's being held at the West Baton Rouge Parish jail; Smith said bond has not been set.