PONCHATOULA, LA (FOX44) — A 38-year-old man is behind bars tonight for shooting a man, then kidnapping his own child.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that Gary Shurley of Ponchatoula went ot the home of Buster Lock, 38, with a shot gun. They say Shurley went into the home on Sharon Drive in the early morning on Monday, Nov. 14 and shot Lock. Shurley then kidnapped his 15-month-old child child, and fled in Lock’s pickup truck.
Less than an hour after the incident happened, Deputies located Shurley and arrested him for Aggravated Kidnapping, Auto Theft, and Violation of a Protective Order.
Officials say Shurley could face murder charges. There is no word on the condition of the victim.