DONALDSONVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office was called to a reported shooting around 8:45 p.m. on Monday, October 10.

Deputies found one person had been shot by a single bullet on Lessard St.

That person was 21-year-old Trevon Henderson and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

APSO determined that 33-year-old Perry Smith, Jr. was a suspect in this deadly shooting.

Smith Jr., was at the shooting scene when deputies arrived and was subsequently arrested in connection with this deadly shooting.

The 33-year-old remains behind bars in the Ascension Parish Jail on the charges listed below:

  • Negligent Homicide
  • Illegal Use of Weapons

The investigation into this deadly shooting remains ongoing.