UPDATE: Police search for suspect in Eunice shooting


UPDATE, 3/9: Eunice Police are looking for a teen wanted for Sunday’s shooting in the 300 block of N. 7th St.

Jasten Thomas, 19, of Eunice, is wanted on four counts of attempted second-degree murder. Eunice Police Chief Randy Fontenot said Thomas, along with a still-unidentified suspect, allegedly fired multiple shots toward a vehicle, which was occupied by three people. One person standing outside the car, Jeno Holocomb, 19, of Eunice, was shot three times and the vehicle was hit at least once, rupturing the fuel tank. The people inside the vehicle were unharmed.

Eunice Police are asking anyone with knowledge of the location of Jasten Thomas or any information about the second shooter, to please contact the Eunice Police Department at (337) 457-2626 or St. Landry Parish Crime Stoppers at (337) 948-TIPS or the mobile app P3TIPS.COM.

ORIGINAL POST: EUNICE, La. (KLFY) –Eunice Police are investigating a shooting that injured one man.

It happened Sunday night on North 7th Street, between Reed and Miller Streets, police said.

Chief Randy Fontenot confirmed with News 10 that the victim was taken to the hospital with what appeared to be non life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is urged to call Eunice Police.

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