Church Point Police

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Denise Lyons,

Church Point woman accused of shooting man with shotgun

A Church Point woman was arrested following an early morning shooting on Wednesday.
Denise Lyons, 44, was arrested by Church Point Police on a charge of attempted second-degree murder.
The charge stems from the department’s investigation of a shooting that occurred in the 300 block of South David Street around 5:15 a.m.

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Elvin Moore

Police: Brother killed brother

A Church Point man has been accused of murder in the fatal shooting of his brother here Friday morning.
Elvin Moore, 65, of Church Point, was arrested by the Church Point Police on a charge of second-degree murder.
According to a news release from the Church Point Police, about 4 a.m. July 26, the police received a call of an ambulance needed at a residence in the 300 block of North Franques Street.

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Curtis E. Guidry

Church Point Police seek man wanted in shooting

Church Point police are seeking the public’s assistance to locate Curtis E. Guidry. Guidry is wanted for a shooting that occurred at the Martin Luther King Park in Church Point on May 23.
Guidry is accused of firing several rounds at a vehicle occupied by two individuals. This was in retaliation for an earlier altercation. Guidry had two accomplices who were not identified but Guidry was positively identified as the shooter. Neither victim was injured in the incident.

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Joseph Casey Wilridge

Church Point Police seek information to find suspect

Church Point Police are seeking the public’s assistance regarding a Dec. 21, 2018, shooting which occurred at the Martin Luther King Park at 5:25 p.m. 
Officers discovered that two people were shot during a robbery. Both victims received non-life threatening injuries. 
A juvenile suspect has been arrested.

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A fight at the rear of a trailer in the Church Point Mardi Gras Parade Sunday injured one man.

Police investigating fight during Church Point Mardi Gras parade

Church Point Police are investigating a fight that took place during its Mardi Gras parade.
Chief Albert Venable says the fight is under investigation, and detectives are interviewing witnesses.
One of the men in the fight was knock out after his head hit a trailer.
That man was transported to a local hospital where he was treated and released.
Chief Venable also said that this was the only major incident during this year’s Mardi Gras festivities.

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