On Tuesday, February 3, 2015, at 11:44 am, St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the area of East 22nd Street and River Road in Reserve for the report of gunshots fired. No one was injured.
A victim, whose residence was struck by a bullet, told deputies that she was in her residence and heard multiple gunshots. When she ran outside to check on the welfare of children that were playing, she saw a car on East 22nd Street traveling fast toward River Road.
This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. Citizens with information about this incident that call Crimestoppers do not have to testify in court and may qualify for a cash reward. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at http://stjohnsheriff.org/submitatip.php.