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Two arrested in Lockport shooting

Chester Lawson, 24 (Source: Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Dept.) Chester Lawson, 24 (Source: Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Dept.)
Yaswanta Lawson, 32 (Source: Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Dept.) Yaswanta Lawson, 32 (Source: Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Dept.)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Lafourche Parish deputies arrested two men for a shooting Saturday in Lockport.

Deputies said they were called to the Rita community after shots were fired at a vehicle with four people inside. The vehicle was traveling on East Lafourche Street when an SUV stopped in front of them. Deputies said two men, Yaswanta Lawson, 32, and Chester Lawson, 24, got out of the SUV and fired multiple times. No one was hit.

Deputies said both suspects were arrested on Sunday. They were booked into the Lafourche Parish Detention Center in Thibodaux with aggravated assault with a firearm. Yaswanta was also charged with illegal use of weapons and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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