Suspects arrested for drive-by shooting in Thibodaux
POSTED: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:26pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 1:00pm
THIBODAUX, LA (NBC33) — Thibodaux Chief of Police Scott Silverii reported the arrest of two men in connection with a drive-by shooting that happened on Monday.
The incident happened near Eagle Drive and Plantation Road in Thibodaux.
At approximately 8:30 p.m. on Monday, police witnessed shots being fired from the vehicle that Robertson was driving.
Police chased the car and ended near Bobby Street.
After investigating the situation, officers found the gun that was stolen from Assumption Parish.
No one reported injuries from the shooting.
One juvenile was arrested for Assault by drive-by shooting, Illegal possession of a stolen firearm, and Illegal possession of a handgun by a juvenile.
Dreonta Robertson, 19, was arrested for Assault by drive-by shooting, Aggravated flight from an officer, and Contributing to the delinquency of juveniles.
Lateisha Roberston, 33, Dreonta Robertson’s mother, was arrested for Disturbing the peace but was later released on a Misdemeanor Summons.
Police are still investigating the case.