CLINTON, La. (BRPROUD) – The East Feliciana Sheriff’s Office (EFSO) has confirmed the identity of the suspect killed during a home invasion.
The suspect has been identified as 33-year-old Brad LeBlanc of Vidalia.
EFSO authorities said, according to witness statements, LeBlanc was armed with a pistol when he approached the female resident outside of her home on the morning of June 30. He forced her inside of her home where a struggle ensued between the two individuals. The woman’s 12-year-old son then shot LeBlanc with a hunting rifle.
The investigation remains ongoing.