Advertisement

American Press

Monday, April 21, 2014
Southwest Louisiana ,
| Share |
Authorities work the scene of a shooting Friday on Bankens Road in Sulphur. (Rick Hickman / American Press)<br>

Authorities work the scene of a shooting Friday on Bankens Road in Sulphur. (Rick Hickman / American Press)

Chad D Peshoff<br>

Chad D Peshoff

Sulphur shooting victim still in critical condition

Last Modified: Monday, January 28, 2013 7:37 PM

By Natalie Stewart / American Press

The man who was allegedly shot by his son Friday in Sulphur remains in critical condition, Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said.

The victim was airlifted to a local hospital after reportedly being shot by 42-year-old Chad D. Peshoff.

Myers said a motive for the shooting remains unknown.

Peshoff is accused of shooting his father at 427 Bankens Road Friday around noon. He then barricaded himself inside for several hours.

Once establishing Peshoff was inside, authorities surrounded the home, set off a flash-bang grenade and then tear-gassed the residence, Myers said.

After officers released tear gas into the home multiple times to force him out, Peshoff was arrested without injury around 4:30 p.m., she said. He is charged with attempted second-degree murder and is being held on a $750,000 bond.

Comment on this article

captcha ccffe1541fe9472e84a2a6984c1f0354



Get Social With Us!

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Mobile
  • Feed
Advertisement

Copyright © 2014 American Press

Privacy Policies: American Press