Incident

1-26-2013 Louisiana Charenton 4-1

Location

January 26, 2013

1000 block of Flat Town Road
Charenton, Louisiana
Geolocation: 29.8816, -91.5251

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Ofc.
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Dep.
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Dep.
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Eddie Lyons
  • Age: 78
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Wilbert Thibodeaux
  • Age: 48
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Home Invasion
  • Home Invasion - Resident killed
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)

Notes

Ofc. hailed from Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana Native American reservation; deputies hailed from St. Mary Parish sheriff's office. Lyons shot before arson.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Shotgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 21
State House District: 50