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Lake Charles man indicted for attempted murder

Last Modified: Thursday, February 07, 2013 9:57 PM

By Johnathan Manning / American Press

A Lake Charles man was indicted Thursday on an attempted murder charge.

The grand jury returned a true bill against Javonti Ikem Landry, 18, for attempting to kill a 22-year-old man on Dec. 14.

Police said they responded to reports of gunshots or a vehicle crash at the corner of Sixth Avenue and 12th Street.

Police found shattered glass but no vehicles; later investigation of a person being treated at a hospital after his window was shot out led police to Landry, authorities said.

Landry is being held on $250,000 bond at Calcasieu Correctional Center.

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