Rayne man murdered

Rayne Chief of Police Carroll Stelly announced Rayne detectives are investigating a shooting that left a Rayne man dead on Monday, Nov. 18.
Around 10:00 p.m., Rayne Police received a 911 call of a medical emergency at 610 Chappuis. When officers arrived, they found a John Nick Rougeau Jr., W/M, Dob 2/22/1978, with a gunshot wound. Acadia Parish Coroner office pronounced Rougeau dead at the scene.
Rayne Police is asking for anyone who has any information, to contact Rayne Police at 334-4215 or Acadia Crimestoppers at 789-TIPS (789-8477). Callers will remain anonymous and could receive up to a $1,000 cash reward for information about this homicide.
The investigation is continuing at this time.

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