NEW IBERIA — A man wanted on three counts of attempted first-degree murder in a drive-by shooting in Crowley was apprehended in New Iberia Friday, authorities said.
After acting on a tip, detectives found 25-year-old Phillip Olivier Jr. hiding in a vehicle at an abandoned home on Brianna Drive, said Capt. Ryan Turner, spokesman for the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Olivier was wanted for firing multiple shots at a vehicle carrying three people in the 1100 block of Western Avenue in Crowley Oct. 14, said Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson.