Teen accused of shooting at people outside of Jim and Lu's corner store, arrested
BATON ROUGE – Authorities say they've arrested one person in connection with a shooting just outside of Jim and Lu’s Corner Store that left one person seriously injured.
Detectives say 18-year-old Damon Parnell Cain is in custody for two counts of attempted second-degree murder.
According to a police report, detectives spoke to two people who were victims of the shooting. The victims said they were standing outside of the corner store when they claim Cain approached brandishing a pistol.
The victims say Cain began firing at them and as they ran away, one of them was hit by the gunfire.
Detectives reported getting video footage of the shooting from a nearby surveillance camera and saw that it matched the accounts of the incident from the two victims.
A police report says witnesses were able to pick Cain out of a lineup.
Investigators say they later found that Cain had a recent arrest for illegal possession of a stolen handgun and aggravated assault.
The injured victim's condition is currently unknown.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Motorcycle dealership looking for new hires during virus pandemic
YMCA unable to offer distance learning program, looking for change to state...
Supplies quickly run out at PPE giveaway for teachers in Zachary
Madison Prep Academy offers free COVID-19 testing for students and staff
2MAD: Former LSU football player 'Honey Badger' Tyrann Mathieu mentoring, motivating Louisiana's...