Posted: May 19, 2013 9:36 PM by KATC
Updated: May 19, 2013 9:37 PM
According to the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office, at 8:17 this evening shots were fired at the Chevron Station off of Highway 35 in Branch. Deputies say, three people were hit by gunfire. Two of the victims have non life threatening injuries. We are told the third is currently in critical condition.
Deputies say, a previous altercation elevated to the incident at the gas station.l. Right now, deputies tell us they have four people in custody as they continue investigate the shooting.
The trail ride was held today and yesterday. Deputies say off duty deputies were hired to control the 6000 person crowd.