A second man, Dedrick Paul Green Jr., 23, also of Convent, was taken to an area hospital but was pronounced dead as he arrived, Martin said. [CDATA[ // &amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! Smith is the first Heisman winner from Amite, Louisiana. // ]]&amp;gt; In an interview at her home Tuesday afternoon, Watis’ mother, Lashana Jones, described her son as a humble and quiet person who had bought gifts for everyone this Christmas. Latest government News: Donaldsonville Mayor Leroy Sullivan delivers State of the City address LUTCHER — A Christmas Eve shooting outside a bar in Lutcher left two men dead and two wounded, one of them a 15-year-old boy, the St. James Parish sheriff said Tuesday. He’s like one of the best overall players in the NFL so there is that. A Christmas Eve shooting in Lutcher has left two men dead and two wounded, one of them a 15-year-old boy, the St. James Parish sheriff said. One of the men shot in Lutcher on Christmas Eve was found next to this building, which is adjacent to the Neighborhood Lounge on Main St. Four people were shot outside the Neighborhood Lounge on Main St. in Lutcher on Christmas Eve. [CDATA[ The shooting took place near the Neighborhood Lounge on Main Street, where hundreds of people were gathered on Christmas Eve following the bonfires along the Mississippi River levee, Sheriff Willy Martin Jr. said during a news conference at the scene Tuesday afternoon. Thaddeus Watis, a 20-year-old from Convent, was home for the holidays from Arkansas Baptist College where he played college football when he w…. // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; Unrestrained driver killed in Assumption Parish crash, AG Jeff Landry to talk about “arrest of a city councilman accused of election fraud” in press conference Wednesday, Can you get COVID-19 more than once? Upon being released from the hospital, Young will be charged with Attempted First Degree Murder of a Police Officer, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and Illegal Discharge of a Firearm. In 2019, 762 people were reported shot, compared to 1,515 so far this year. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! UPDATE 10:55 P.M. Las Vegas police say a deadly shooting on Interstate 15 Monday night may be related to road rage and they are asking for the public's help in the investigation. // ]]&amp;amp;amp;gt; Martin said officers dispatched to the area at 11:29 p.m found a "hectic scene" at 2176 Main St. First, officers found one man was lying unresponsive with gunshot wounds by the railroad tracks across the street from the bar. Defensive tussle Mandel Eugene (left), Zack Vicknair (center) and Frank Monica discuss St. Charles' narrow 10-7 loss to Lafayette Christian. Advocate staff photo by CAROLINE GRUESKIN, Lutcher Christmas Eve shooting: 2 dead, 2 hurt, unanswered questions and a frustrated sheriff, killed in a Christmas Eve quadruple shooting in Lutcher, By CAROLINE GRUESKIN | cgrueskin@theadvocate.com, Thaddeus Watis, slain in Lutcher Christmas Eve shooting, played college football in Little Rock, Family mourns after man walks out of mom's house on Christmas morning and is shot dead, One arrested, another sought in Christmas Eve shootings after Lutcher levee bonfires, Second suspect arrested in Christmas Eve double fatal shooting in Lutcher, Suspect in Lutcher's Christmas Eve double homicide now free on bail; victims' families outraged. [CDATA[ [CDATA[ Sheriff's detectives are asking anyone who may have information to call CrimeStoppers at 1 (877) 903-STOP. No deputies were injured during the incident. A Christmas Eve shooting in Lutcher has left two men dead and two wounded, one of them a 15-year-old boy, the St. James Parish sheriff said.  The shooting took place at a party outside the Neighborhood Lounge late Monday night. [CDATA[ Could sluggish rollout delay when you receive COVID-19 vaccine? One of them was a college football player. [CDATA[ // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! Three people were shot that night in that dispute: Thaddeus Watis Jr., 20, and Dedrick Paul Green, Jr., 23, both of Convent, and Jerrell Moody, 25, of Vacherie. ... and last updated 2018-12-25 19:44:21-05. [CDATA[ Martin said some of the victims could have been “innocent bystanders.”. De La Salle visited Lutcher last night and it led to an intense atmosphere and 15 made threes combined between the two teams. // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; [CDATA[ Sheriff's deputies responded to a call in the 2000 block of Levy Gaudet Street in Lutcher. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! "We've been concerned about the level of the guns we've been noticing and shots fired, calls for service where shots were fired," he said. Other questions:subscriberservices@theadvocate.com. He was home on holiday break from Arkansas Baptist, a college in Little Rock where he was playing as a defensive back on the football team. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. Officers recovered a handgun and rifle from the scene, Martin said. The shooting occurred after 8:30 p.m. when officers were notified of a large crowd gathering near South Brook and East College streets. Sid Berthelot, chief deputy for the Sheriff’s Office, said Tuesday evening the 15-year-old was released from the hospital and is recovering at home. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! Thaddeus Watis, a 20-year-old from Convent, was home for the holidays from Arkansas Baptist College where he played college football when he was killed in a Christmas Eve quadruple shooting in Lutcher. Lutcher, LA's real-time and most comprehensive local Government news. Shun Ammons, 47, was shot multiple times about 8:10 p.m. in the 16900 block of … // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! Follow David J. Mitchell on Twitter, @NewsieDave. // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; [CDATA[ Deputies and detectives were called out just after 5 p.m. Sunday to investigate reports of an injured man running through a Thibodaux neighborhood, the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office said. The sheriff also said he is concerned about an increase in the number of guns on the street that are "in the wrong hands.". ... a 15-year-old from Lutcher… // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; the following subjects were booked into the st. james parish detention center: albert, kendall 22 1501 tiffany drive, laplace 70068 ccrp art 575 – fugitive This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Next, they saw another man lying shot and unresponsive by a building next door, Martin said. She described her son as someone who tried to stay out of the fray among rivals in Lutcher and Convent. // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; Here’s what the evidence reveals, Reports: Dr. Dre suffers brain aneurysm, in ICU, Postal delivery delays persist after holiday season rush, Missing Madison Parish child found safe, suspect arrested for aggravated kidnapping, Dr. Avegno Completes 2nd Pfizer COVID Vaccination, Live Updates: Democrat Warnock wins; Senate control comes down to close Perdue-Ossoff race, Woman injured in St. Claude shooting last night, Photos: Suspects wanted for attempted murder at Jung Hotel on Canal Street, Louisiana fast-food chains do not top list of ‘most popular fried chicken’ in the state. [CDATA[ Individuals submitting tips can remain anonymous. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! Watis Jr. had joined his family for a Christmas Eve dinner of gumbo, fettuccine and meatballs before taking off with his cousins, Green among them, to see the bonfires along the Mississippi River, she said. The number of shooting victims in the city nearly doubled from last year, NYPD statistics show. // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; Any additional charges will be filed with the St. James Parish District Attorney’s Office pending the completion of the investigation. LUTCHER, LA.– State Police Detectives are investigating an overnight shooting involving deputies from the St. James Sheriff’s Department. “As we were securing the scene, we heard more shots into the neighborhood (behind the bar) and we started getting calls shortly after that that we had a victim at a local hospital and then a second victim at a local hospital,” Martin said. 315 talking about this. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! re: Klobuchar wasn’t shaking last night Posted by Lutcher Lad on 12/20/19 at 2:42 pm to PorkSammich Her voice was real shaky at times..but she doesn't bother me … CrimeStoppers will pay up to $5,000 regarding information leading to an arrest. Martin said people started running in different directions, and officers were unable to figure out exactly who was involved. Last night a mysterious light lit up the skies over California, leaving people as far east as Louisiana perplexed. AMITE, La. LUTCHER — A Lutcher man was indicted by a St. James Parish Grand Jury last week for murder, District Attorney Ricky L. Babin’s office announced. “We are asking them to come forward and help us.”. // <! Lafourche Parish authorities are looking for a man accused of hitting and injuring someone with a pistol in Thibodaux Sunday night. “We certainly had a lot of people out here. [CDATA[ “He wasn’t one to engage in that kind of stuff,” she said. Defensive tussle Silver and gold The St. Charles Catholic hope to turn last year's silver into gold with a win over Lafayette Christian in the Division III championship game. Jones said they stopped at the Neighborhood afterwards. He said the Sheriff's Office was previously aware of issues among the groups from Lutcher and Convent but had not responded to anything "to this degree.". [CDATA[ Two people were shot at Big Apple restaurants and bars on the city’s last night of indoor dining Sunday, cops said. // &amp;amp;amp;lt;! // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; A 24-year-old man was blasted … // &lt;! Another Shooting at 2nd and W Street, NW Last Night “A juvenile male has been transported to an area hospital with a gunshot wound to the face” Prince Of Petworth December 11, 2020 at 9:15am. [CDATA[ [CDATA[ (AP) – … LUTCHER, La. Wednesday, anticipate a chilly start with 30-40 degree lows north and south of Lake Pontchartrain. His body of work is dedicated to the New Orleans Saints, Still no 2nd stimulus check? METAIRIE, La – At Southern Tire,  a real southern gentleman is on the job. in Gramercy. Sit back, kick up your feet, and enjoy a nostalgic ride down memory lane of Lutcher & surrounding areas of St. James Parish. Lutcher and Gramercy police officers also responded to the scene. [CDATA[ LUTCHER, LA.– State Police Detectives are investigating an overnight shooting involving deputies from the St. James Sheriff’s Department. "My proudest moment was moving him into his dorm," said his father, Thaddeus Watis Sr. “He was going to make something of himself,” Jones added. CHICAGO (CBS) — Shot after shot was fired at a sport-utility vehicle in the Canaryville neighborhood late Monday – leaving an 8-year-old girl inside dead. // &amp;amp;lt;! [CDATA[ // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; According to investigators, deputies were conducting an investigation near the 2000 block of Levy Gaudet Street around 12:00 a.m., Tuesday, when they exchanged gunfire with 36-year-old Edward Young III of Lutcher. [CDATA[ You have permission to edit this article. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! Two others also taken to the hospital, the 15-year-old from Lutcher and Jerrell Moody, 25, of Vacherie, Martin said. Lutcher Government. “We are heartbroken over the loss of Mr. Foster last night,” Manley said. According to Louisiana State Police, the shooting happened after midnight Wednesday morning on Levy Gaudet Street in Lutcher. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. There was a problem saving your notification. Lutcher jumped out to an early 19-9 lead behind a stout defense and attacking the rim. // ]]> One of the victims, Thaddeus Watis Jr., 20, of Convent, died at the scene. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! A man was shot to death Friday night in south suburban South Holland. MPD I spoke to said that no one heard the shots (we were 300 feet away, outside and didn't either)." // &amp;lt;! // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; LUTCHER, La. // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; Another beautiful afternoon will give way to another chilly night. LUTCHER, LA (WAFB) - The St. James Parish Sheriff’s Office is actively looking for the man they believe shot and killed someone at the Brooks Apartments in Lutcher. [CDATA[ [CDATA[ Young was hit in the encounter and was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Watis also played football at Lutcher High School. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! // ]]&gt; // ]]&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; No motive or suspects had been uncovered as of Tuesday afternoon, but investigators believe the shooting may be related to a rift between young men in the communities of Lutcher and Convent, Martin said. // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;! How to troubleshoot and what you should know, Earth spinning faster than it has in 5 decades, scientists say, Come for a shot, stay for the proposal: Health care couple get engaged during vaccination, Manning, Mills, Wayne, Faneca among 15 Finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame, Alabama’s DeVonta Smith wins the 86th Heisman Trophy, Top of the class: Amite’s DeVonta Smith wins Heisman Trophy, Saints add field-level suites to Superdome for 2021 NFL season, Sign up for NOLA Notes and WGNO news emails, Grammy Awards shift to March due to pandemic conditions. 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