2 wanted for shooting that injured 1 in Opelousas turned themselves in; Police looking for third suspect

OPELOUSAS, La. (KLFY) – Two men wanted in a connection in connection with a shooting that left one person injured Thursday evening turned themselves in on Friday evening.

Det. Sgt. Crystal Leblanc said Kenneth White, Jr. of Opelousas, and Roshell Angelle, of Lafayette, turned themselves in and are being charged with attempted 2nd-degree murder.

Leblanc added that police are looking for a third suspect in this case, Ricky Richard of Opelousas

The shooting happened around 5:58 p.m. Thursday on Mouton Street. Officers arrived at the scene and found the victim with a gunshot wound to the right arm.

The victim was taken to Opelousas General Hospital. They have since been treated and released.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Opelousas Police Department at (337) 948-2500.

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