Brothers charged in Independence shooting


Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Deputies arrested two men they say shot a man in Independence.

Detectives said 44-year-old Stacey Howard was shot on Lewis Lane on Monday.

Investigators said Howard identified two men responsible for shooting him.

Dectives said on Wednesday, after being positively identified, 18-year-old Altavian Baldwin and his brother, 20-year-old Alton Baldwin III, both of Independence, were taken into custody and charged with Attempted Second Degree Murder of Stacey Howard.

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