Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, around 1 p.m., in the 2700 block of Cambridge Drive in LaPlace. Upon arrival, deputies learned two 18-year-old males had been shot and taken by personal vehicle to a local hospital. They were then transported to University Medical Center where they are in stable condition.

Anyone who may have information about this crime is asked to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office Detective Ann Taylor of the Criminal Investigations Division at 504-444-4514 or the SJSO TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS.Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at