Mon, Jul 22, 2013
Investigators with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting that took place in the 500 block of Conrad Road near Crowley earlier this evening.
According to reports, officers responded to a disturbance call shortly before 7:00 p.m.
Upon arrival at the scene, officers learned that a 32-year-old Crowley man drove to the residence to speak with 50-year-old Henry Lawrence Leger of the 500 block of Conrad Road in Crowley.
During the conversation, a disturbance ensued and Leger shot and fatally wounded the victim, whose name is being withheld pending notification of family members.
Leger was taken into custody without incident and has been charged with second degree murder.
Leger was booked into the Acadia Parish Jail where he is being held on a $250,000 bond.