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Weekend Roundup — Opelousas Girls Die, Shooting, Fire

Sarah Jarrel and Morgan Adams

Funeral Arrangements for Opelousas Girls Killed in Crash

The two girls critically injured in a crash last week have passed away.

A joint funeral will be held for Sarah Jarrell and Morgan Adams at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas. Two separate graveside services will immediately follow.

Students and faculty at the school will get Wednesday off so they can attend the services.

Shooting at Grant Street Dancehall

Police in Lafayette worked an early morning shooting at the Grant Street Dancehall early Sunday morning.

At least one person was shot and taken to a hospital. Our news partners at KATC say at least one person was placed in handcuffs, though it wasn’t clear whether that person had anything to do with the shooting.

Weekend Fire Destroys Home

An Easter Sunday fire destroyed a home in Sunset.

Investigators say five people were inside the home on Tori Logan Road, but everyone was able to make it out safely.

The fire remains under investigation.

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