THIBODAUX, LA (WVUE) - A second shooting in the span of 24 hours was reported in the Marydale community in Thibodaux.
Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre said a 19-year-old female is in critical condition following a shooting on Park Avenue in Thibodaux late Tuesday night.
This was the second shooting incident in the Marydale community on Tuesday, and the third shooting in seven days.
At around 10:35 p.m. on Tuesday deputies responded to Park Avenue in Thibodaux in reference to a shooting.
When deputies arrived they found a 19-year-old female sitting in the passenger seat of an SUV.
According to the report, she was bleeding from a wound on her head and was unresponsive.
She was initially transported to Thibodaux Regional Medical Center for treatment, and she was later transported to Our Lady of the Lake Hospital in Baton Rouge. She remains in critical condition.
The investigation into this incident is continuing. Anyone with information on this crime is asked to submit a tip anonymously through Crime Stoppers Bayou Region by phone at 1-800-743-7433 or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org. Tips can also be submitted using the P3 Tips app on your mobile device. Tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 in cash if the information leads to an arrest.