Brothers are accused of trying to kill Louisiana law officer


VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — Two brothers accused of trying to kill a Louisiana law officer have been arrested in Mississippi, police said.

Jayvonte Gill, 24, and Cazzerrick Gill, 18, were arrested Wednesday, Vicksburg police said.

The Gills are wanted on attempted murder charges, The Vicksburg Post reported.

They’re accused of shooting at Ouachita Parish sheriff’s deputies in Louisiana during a vehicle pursuit on Tuesday, police said.

It wasn’t known early Thursday whether the Gills have an attorney who could be reached for comment.

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