Shooting victim found lying outside Wal-Mart entrance, suspect surrenders


POSTED: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 5:00pm

UPDATED: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 5:04pm

A man who was shot last night at a Wal-Mart in Opelousas is recovering today in stable condition. His attacker is now locked up after turning himself in to police.

The Opelousas Police Department reports that the call came in on Monday, June 26 shortly before 10:00 p.m. They say the victim, Eric Winbush, Jr., was shot in the abdomen. He was found lying right outside the doorway of the Wal-Mart.

Through witness testimony a suspect, Kerry Guillory, 26, was identified. Detectives also located two .380 caliber casings near the victim.

The video attached to this story was submitted to us by a viewer who was on scene. It shows the victim being transported away by EMS.

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