Posted: Jul 6, 2011 4:50 PM by Romni DiJohn
Updated: Jul 6, 2011 4:50 PM
Source: Port Allen Police Department
PORT ALLEN - Police arrested two people in connection with a shooting outside a Port Allen nightclub that injured one person.
The shooting happened Tuesday night at "Bill's Place," a Port Allen nightclub located in the 900 block of North Alexander Avenue.
Port Allen Chief Fred Smith said officers arrested Daren C. Trusclair, 27, and Benntreska M. Tackno, 26. Police suspect these two men were directly involved in the shooting.
Trusclair was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number, simple criminal damage to property, discharging a firearm in the city limits and attempted second-degree murder.
Tackno was charged with possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number.
The shooting is under investigation.
Anyone with any information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Port Allen Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division.