Drive-by shooting in Donaldsonville sends teen to hospital

DONALDSONVILLE, La. — A 17-yr-old was rushed to a hospital after a drive-by shooting in Donaldsonville on Monday afternoon.

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office confirms there was a drive-by shooting on Evangeline Dr. near East Bayou Rd. in Donaldsonville. It happened around Noon.

Officials confirm a 17-yr-old man was shot in the arm and arrived at a hospital in a private vehicle. It’s unclear if he drove himself to the hospital or not.

Meanwhile, detectives did find a vehicle that had several bullet holes in it on Paradise Alley, that’s about two miles from the drive-by shooting scene.

At this time, no arrests have been made and APSO is asking for the public’s help with any information.

Anyone with information that may assist deputies with this investigation is asked to call the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office anonymously at 225-621-4636 or by texting 847411 to the anonymous tip line. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). You must call Capital Region Crime Stoppers to receive a cash reward.

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