Suspect wanted in Louisiana nightclub shooting

Photo: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office

On Jan. 5 at about 5:00 a.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a nightclub located on South Cities Service Highway in Sulphur in reference to a shooting.

During the investigation witnessed advised detectives the suspect was inside the nightclub at which time he got into a verbal argument with another individual inside. Detectives learned the suspect then exited the nightclub and got into his truck, which is described as a tan or gold late model 4 door Ford F-150 with running boards, and circled the parking lot.

The suspect then began shooting from his truck toward the nightclub, hitting the building and a parked vehicle. Witnesses at the scene also advised detectives the suspect may have been recently terminated from a local refinery.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident or can identify the suspect seen in the photograph contact the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 491-3605 or Crime Stoppers at (337) 439-2222.

- Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office