June 02, 2021  |  10:17 am

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives are currently investigating after a residence in the Alton community near Slidell was struck by gunfire early Wednesday (June 2) morning.

STPSO deputies were dispatched to a residence in the 62000 block of North 11th Street in Alton shortly before 6 a.m. Wednesday in reference to gunshots.

Responding deputies discovered the residence, which was occupied at the time, had been struck, but no one was injured.

The investigation is still in its early stages and no additional information is available at this time.

Anyone who saw anything or who lives in the area, has cameras that may have captured images of the perpetrators arriving or fleeing the area or who has information about this crime, is asked to contact the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office at (985) 898-2338 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. You can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward through Crimestoppers.