Iberville wedding ends with a brawl, shots fired
POSTED: Monday, March 18, 2013 - 6:15pm
UPDATED: Monday, March 18, 2013 - 6:19pm
IBERVILLE, LA (NBC33) — A wedding ended with a brawl in the parking lot and shots fired.
The Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident occurred on Saturday, March 16. We’re told the wedding was being held at the Carl Grant Civic Center off Highway 75.
Reports indicate that a fight broke out in the parking lot. We’re told the suspect, Andre Jenkins, allegedly opened fire on a vehicle with a .45 caliber pistol. Two people were in the vehicle at the time when the shots were fired.
Jenkins was arrested and charged with 2 counts of Attempted Second-Degree Murder.
Officials also say a woman was injured during the incident. However, it was considered an accident and no charges were filed in relation to her injury.