Two brothers have been arrested on a count each of attempted second degree murder in the shooting of a 44-year-old man in Independence Monday.

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office deputies arrested Altavian Baldwin, 18, and Alton Baldwin, 20, on Wednesday in the shooting of Stacey Howard, of Independence on Lewis Lane Monday afternoon. Howard was able to identify the two suspects responsible for the incident, according to TPSO.

Officials have not released a motive for the shooting.

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