Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday, May 8, 2021, about 8 p.m. in the 200 block of Homewood Place in Reserve where a woman was injured.

Upon arrival, officers learned a 19-year-old female victim had been transported by personal vehicle to a local hospital then sent to a New Orleans hospital where she is being treated for a gunshot wound to the arm.

Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS, Captain Brandon Barlow of Criminal Investigations Division at 504-494-2674. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at