On Sunday morning, April 2, Many Police officers, along with Sabine Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an apparent attempted suicide on San Antonio Avenue. The initial report stated that officers were dispatched to an address on East San Antonio Avenue in reference to a vehicle fire. Officers arriving at the location found a white four-door car with smoke coming from the interior and a severely burned 29 year old male lying next to the vehicle. The victim did at one point get to his feet and attempt to walk before being subdued by the officers.
He was later taken by ambulance to the Sabine Medical Center and later transported to University Health in Shreveport. His condition is unknown at this time