Police Search For Man Wanted For Attempted Murder In Louisiana
The Sunset police are searching for Donte Deon Fontenot who is wanted for attempted murder.
According to reports:
The Sunset Police Department responded to shots fired near the intersection of Richard St and Pershing Hwy on March 21, 2021, at approximately 11:50pm.Officers located a victim who was uninjured. The victim’s vehicle was damaged with multiple bullet holes and bullet casings were recovered at the scene. Video surveillance was also obtained and the footage showed the driver of a dark colored pickup truck leaving the scene.
The investigation led officers to identify the alleged suspect as Donte Deon Fontenot. A warrant has been issued for Fontent’s arrest on the following charges:
• R.S.14:30 Attempted First-Degree Murder
• R.S.14:95.1 Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon
• R.S.14:55 Aggravated criminal damage to property
• R.S.32:415 Driving while under suspension
If anyone knows the whereabouts of Fontenot please contact our agency. Fontenot is considered to be armed and dangerous use extreme caution.