A Shreveport man is now behind bars after he repeatedly hit a man and carjacked him on Monday night in Lafayette.
A 22-year-old victim working as a security guard was hit repeatedly in the face on E. Kaliste Saloom Rd. The suspect, Duntavious Oneal (18) of Shreveport, then forced the victim to drive him to East Gloria Switch Rd. where the victim was told to get out of the vehicle and leave the scene. Oneal got away in the victim’s green 1997 Ford Explorer.
Oneal was taken into custody by the Desoto Parish Sheriff’s Office while driving the victim’s vehicle. Warrants issued by detectives with the Lafayette Police Department include Carjacking, Second Degree Battery, and First Degree Robbery.
The investigation remains ongoing.