OPELOUSAS — Police on Tuesday afternoon made an arrest in a shooting last month that injured an Opelousas man.
Quantis Deshon Richard, 37, was booked on a count of attempted second-degree murder in the May 1 shooting in the 1200 block of Daly Street, the Opelousas Police Department announced in a Wednesday news release.
The victim, 31-year-old Marcus Aggison of Opelousas, was shot twice in the incident, although police did not disclose further information about the circumstances surrounding the shooting.
Richard, of the 100 block of Pavy Road, remained in the Opelousas City Jail Wednesday afternoon.
Aggison survived his wounds and was released from an area hospital.