UPDATE: The Church Point Police Department has arrested a 16 year old following a Grand Jury indictment. The 16 year old was indicted for his involvement in a Shooting of an occupied residence which occurred on Marie St in Church Point on February 22 2021. Also indicted was a 22 year old Christopher Freeman. Shots were fired at the residence with a AR 15 223 caliber rifle. The 16 year old has been arrested for 6 counts of Attempted Second Degree Murder with a $ 600 Thousand Dollar bond and with an order from a District Judge was booked into the Acadia Parish Jail. The Church Point Police Department is asking for the publics assistance in locating Christopher Freeman, who is also known to be in the Lake Charles, Ville Platte and Eunice areas.
Christopher Freeman is also wanted for another shooting which occurred on February 17 2021 on Labbie St in Church Point. In this incident an investigation revealed Freeman shot 5 rounds into the residence from a 9mm. The residence contained adults and young kids. Warrants have also been issued on Freeman for that shooting. Anyone knowing Christopher Freemans Location is asked to contact local Law Enforcement.
Please help us locate the following wanted individual who is armed and dangerous.
Christopher Freeman Age 22
6 Counts Attempted Second Degree Murder for the first shooting $ 600 Thousand
6 Counts Attempted Second Degree Murder for the Second Shooting $ 600 Thousand
Assault by Drive By Shooting $ 100 Thousand
Felon In Possession of a Firearm $ 100 Thousand
Contributing to the Delinquency of a Juvenile $ 20,000
Illegal Discharge of a Firearm $ 20,000
On February 22 2021 Officers with the Church Point Police Department were called to a shots fired call on Marie St. Upon arrival Officers learned that several rounds from a 223 rifle were fired into a residence. An investigation revealed evidence which indicated the suspect to be Christopher Freeman and also a 16 year old juvenile which by State Law his name cannot be released. These two suspects are also suspected in other shootings in the area which are still under investigation. Other arrests are also pending as Accessory to this incident. Freeman is known to be the leader of the street gang 5CM a local gang consisting of juveniles and younger adults. Several other juvenile gang members are also pending charges in Juvenile Court for social media threats and gun violations. Anyone knowing Freemans location is asked to call the Church Point Police Department at 337 684-5455 or local Law Enforcement. Freeman is considered to be armed.
Christopher Freeman Age 22 of Opelousas La is wanted on:
6 counts Attempted Second Degree Murder Bond $600,000.00 total
Contributing to the Delinquency of Juvenile Bond $ 20,000.00
Illegal Use of Weapons and Dangerous Instrumentalities Bond $ 20,000.00
Convicted Felon in Possession Firearm Bond $ 100,000.00
The Juvenile is also charged with Accessory 6 Counts of attempted Second Degree Murder.
The Juvenile also has pending charges in the District Juvenile Court for Drug and Weapons Violations.