On May 18th, 2019, the Lake Charles Police Department was called to the 1900 block of Tousand Street in reference to a disturbance.
While the caller was on the phone with 911, gunshots could be heard. It was determined that the suspect, Terrance Haywood, shot a firearm numerous times at two juveniles walking in the neighborhood.
A witness nearby intervened in an attempt to stop this act but the suspect began to shoot at the witness and the witnesses home where numerous people resided inside.
Haywood couldn’t be located after this incident until July 9, 2019, when he was arrested in Westlake, LA by the Calcasieu Parish Warrants Division.
Terrance Haywood was charged with attempted 2nd degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Bond was set at $850,000.