LPSO News Blog

Body of 21-year-old male Shooting Victim Found in Thibodaux

9/8/2013 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported detectives are investigating the death of a 21-year-old male from Thibodaux whose body was discovered Sunday morning. Detectives identified the victim as Carnell McIntyre (B/M, D.O.B. 06/22/92) of 1292 St. Charles Street, Apartment A, after they discovered his body lying at the roadside along Ridgefield Road in Thibodaux near the Marydale community. He was found to have suffered multiple gun shots to the head.

Just after 8:30 A.M. on Sunday, September 8, the deputies and detectives responded to the scene after receiving a report of a body lying near the roadside near Marydale. Preliminary examinations revealed McIntyre had suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the head.

Investigators are asking anyone with information on this crime to contact the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at (985) 532-4320.

Information can also be submitted anonymously through Bayou Region Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-743-7433 or by texting “GIVEATIP” plus your message to 274637. Information can also be submitted using the TipSubmit Mobile application or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org or via the “Submit a Tip” tab on the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office official Facebook Page. Tipsters can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest in this case.