LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (WVUE) -- - Alert neighbors are credited with scaring off two suspected burglars who were breaking into a home in Springfield, Louisiana. Deputies with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office were called to Strawberry Lane around 1 pm on Wednesday in reference to a burglary in progress.
Sheriff Jason Ard says,neighbors witnessed 2 black males attempting to make their way into a home. One of the neighbors grabbed a gun and fired off at least one warning shot. The suspects reportedly fled into a nearby wooded area . Deputies are continuing to search the area, but have not located the pair. '
Deputies say they will continue to follow any leads on this case as the investigation continues.