Child, 1 shot, suspects in custody

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ASCENSION PARISH, LA – On 06/12/21 at approximately 7:30pm, the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence at the 500 block of St. Vincent St. in Donaldsonville in reference to a shooting. Investigators learned that after an argument between two parties, shots were fired at three victims while they stood in front of the residence. One of the victims was a 1-year-old child. Two adult victims were transported to the hospital for treatment of gunshot wounds.

During the course of the investigation, two suspects were identified as 24-year-old Terrance Dupaty, Jr. of Belle Rose and 25-year-old Tyrone Tucker, Jr. of Donaldsonville. Arrest warrants were secured for Tyrone Tucker and Terrance Dupaty who were booked at the Ascension Parish Jail on the following charges: 3 counts attempted second degree murder, 1 count illegal use of weapons, 1 count aggravated damage to property, and 1 count possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.