Breaux Bridge man charged with 5 counts attempted second degree murder, other charges


Breaux Bridge Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with a shooting in June. 

18-year-old Demarcus O’Neil Smith of Breaux Bridge was arrested Monday on five counts of attempted second-degree murder along with aggravated criminal damage to property. 

Police do not say where the shooting happened, only that it occurred on June 19. 

Police say they arrested Smith after receiving a tip and then executed an arrest warrant at a residence in Lafayette.

Smith was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center. 

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