UPDATE, 5/01/22, 2:17 p.m.: Church Point Police have arrested Tylan Turpeau on the outstanding warrants for attempted murder and felon in possession of a firearm. Turpeau was booked into Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office Jail.
Rayne Police Chief Carroll Stelly said additional arrests related to this case are likely in the near future.
UPDATE, 4/30/22, 8:18 p.m.: Detectives with Rayne Police have an arrest warrant for Tylan Turpeau, 24. He’s being charged with 1 count of attempted second-degree murder and 1 count of possession of a firearm or carrying concealed weapon by a person convicted of certain felonies.
If anyone has knows the location of Turpeau, please contact Detective Richard Gray at 337-393-2930 or Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish at 789-TIPS.
Police said they responded to a call at around 7 p.m. Thursday night, April 28, where they found a 22-year-old man with gunshot wounds to his torso. The victim was taken to a local hospital.
Police say they are investigating the shooting and expect to make multiple arrests in the near future.