Suspect arrested in shooting in Independence
Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Joshua M. Charrier for Attempted Second Degree Murder.
Deputies responded to a disturbance at 53154 South Carson Road in Independence.
While en-route, deputies learned another call was received through 911 stating that the female involved had been shot and the suspect had fled the scene.
When deputies arrived, they found a female who had been shot several times including in the head and in the back.
Deputies learned that the victim and Charrier argued before she called 911, and Charrier had left the scene.
A short time later, deputies located Charrier and arrested him.