May 20, 2013 2:40 PM by KATC

Eunice man shot and killed in Branch

A Eunice man died from a gunshot wound following a disturbance at a Branch convenient store Sunday evening.

According to Sheriff Wayne Melancon, Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the 7000 Block of Church Point HWY in reference a disturbance that left three people shot. All three victims were transported by Acadian Ambulance to area hospitals with gunshot wounds, according to Melancon. One of the victims, now identified as D'Andre Goodley, 18, of Eunice was pronounced dead at Acadia St. Landry Hospital.

Melancon advised that deputies and investigators worked through the night interviewing witnesses, trying to determine the reason for the altercation and trying to identify those responsible for the shooting.

As investigators continue Sheriff Melancon is asking anyone with information to contact his office at 788-8700.


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