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Man Wanted for Attempted Second Degree Murder in Lyman Ave and West Jeff Davis Ave Shooting

Rayne Police Department responded to calls for shots fired at Lyman Avenue and West Jeff Davis Avenue with one reported person injured.

Posted: May 26, 2021 9:31 AM

Rayne Police Department responded to calls for shots fired at Lyman Avenue and West Jeff Davis Avenue with one reported person injured.

Officers responded and found multiple casings and a pickup truck that sustained numerous  gunshots. The truck was occupied by two males in their early 20's, but neither occupants were hit.

It was determined the initial call of one person shot was incorrect. Based on the investigation, officers will be applying for an arrest warrant for Markel Cormier (22) of Rayne for 2 counts of Attempted Second Degree Murder.

Anyone with information on the shooting or Markel Cormier's location is asked to call 789-TIPS or 334-4215.

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