Man arrested for shooting, kidnapping of 15-month-old child
POSTED: Monday, November 14, 2011 - 5:53pm
UPDATED: Monday, November 14, 2011 - 6:04pm
PONCHATOULA, LA (WDSU) — Tangipahoa Parish sheriff’s deputies are investigating a killing in Ponchatoula.
Police told WDSU that Gary Shurley, 38, went to his estranged wife’s home on Sharon Drive and shot and killed Buster Lock who was inside. Investigators said Shurley fled in Lock's vehicle with a 15-month-old child from the home.
He later got into an accident and is in police custody, sources said.
The child suffered minor injuries.
Deputies arrested Shurley for Aggravated Kidnapping, Auto Theft, and Violation of a Protective Order.
Officials say Shurley could face murder charges. There is no word on the condition of the victim.