A Possible Shallow Grave Site May Have Been Located In St. Landry Parish
We are receiving word from KATC-TV 3 that a possible shallow grave site has been located in St. Landry Parish. The reports coming out indicate that the grave site may be located on the grounds of a church in the Swords area. This is within the vicinity of the home of Brandon Scott Lavergne.
St. Landry Sheriff Bobby Guidroz says that his office received a tip of a possible grave on St. Ann's property. He said that it appears to be a gravesite, but investigators are not certain. Guidroz says Lafayette police investigators and search dogs have joined St. Landry sheriff's deputies in the search.
We will continue to follow this story and give you any updates that we receive throughout the day. Brandon Scott Lavergne is the man being held by Lafayette Police for aggravated kidnapping and first degree murder of Mickey Shunick, the UL student missing from Lafayette.