Opelousas man arrested for attempted murder - KLFY News 10

Opelousas man arrested for attempted murder

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Opelousas police arrested a suspect wanted on two charges of attempted murder.

22-year-old Kendol Payne of Opelousas is being charged with attempted first and attempted second-degree murder after allegedly shooting two people in a restaurant parking lot at the corner of Blanchard and Academy streets in the early morning of August 31.

The victims, 30-year-old Demon Thibodeaux and 34-year-old Lakesha Randle were treated for their injuries at Opelousas General and released.

Payne is being held without bond in the Opelousas city jail at this time.

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