WALKER, La. (BRPROUD) – Devin Deonte Green, 27, was captured after he attempted to run away early Tuesday morning. The investigation started at approximately 3 a.m. on Lily Avenue when the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to reported gunfire.
According to Sheriff Jason Ard, a sleeping homeowner was inside asleep and an acquaintance had just pulled into the driveway. The sheriff’s office said the acquaintance noticed a “suspicious and slow-moving vehicle,” which was driven by Green.
Green fired shots toward the home and the acquaintance shot back, LPSO said. Green reportedly fled the scene and made his way to Highway 447 before LPSO said both exchanged gunfire again.
At some point, Green exited his vehicle in the Meadows subdivision where he tried to run away. Green was apprehended and taken to the Livingston Parish Detention Center.
LPSO confirmed that there were no injuries related to this shooting, however, several homes did sustain damage.
Deputies were able to seize the vehicle driven by Green as well as a firearm.
Green was booked into the Livingston Parish Detention Center on Tuesday, Feb. 7, and charged with three counts of aggravated criminal damage to property, assault/drive and illegal use of a weapon (life at risk).
The investigation into this incident remains open and anyone with information is asked to call the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-686-2241 x1 or Capital Region Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.