St. Landry Parish Woman Being Questioned In Parents’ Shooting
St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office Spokeswoman Megan Vizena says a 27-year-old woman from Washington is being questioned by detectives for allegedly shooting her parents.
Vizena says they are questioning Jamie Kristen Fontenot.
“On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at approximately 9:10PM, deputies responded to a report of a shooting at a residence on the Grand Prairie Highway near Washington. Upon arrival, deputies found 27 year-old, Jamie Fontenot sitting on the front porch bearing a firearm. Deputies were able to safely detain Fontenot with no incident.”
Detectives say Fontenot’s 59-year-old father is currently in critical condition, and her 58-year-old mother was treated and released from the hospital.
Vizena adds that their investigation is ongoing, and they will release further information as it becomes available.