Brothers accused of shooting 44-year-old man in Independence
INDEPENDENCE - The sheriff's office has arrested two brothers connected to a shooting that injured a 44-year-old man in Tangipahoa Parish earlier this week.
Investigators say the shooting happened Monday on Lewis Lane in Independence. Deputies arrived to the scene and found Stacey Howard suffering from a gunshot wound.
Two suspects, later identified as 18-year-old Altavian Baldwin and his brother, 20-year-old Alton Baldwin III, both of Independence, were taken into custody.
Each are facing attempted second-degree murder charges.