Shooting victims identified

The deceased in the shooting incident at Vieux Fort this morning have been identified as Trent Travis Eugene,known as Jupin of Banse Laborie and Clint Felix AKA Black Boy of Micoud.

Shortly after midnight last night, their bodies were discovered in Faith Park.

Residents nearby had earlier reported hearing shots being fired at Bruceville.

One of the victims was found with a gunshot wound to the head, while the other had been shot in the chest, according to information obtained by the Times.

Reliable sources have told the Times that the killings appear to have been in reprisal for a double homicide last month in Bruceville, where two young men were gunned down by a masked assailant.

The sources have indicated that the cycle of reprisals looks likely to continue.