The Bastrop Police Department is looking for information regarding a homicide which took place around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night.
The Department received numerous calls concerning gun shots being fired in the Summerlin Lane area, followed by a caller who stated someone had been shot. When officers arrived on Summerlin Lane, they found 39 year old Lunnell Britton deceased in a driveway. Britton had apparently received numerous gun shots, causing his death.
Officers immediately began canvassing the area and witnesses described a black or dark colored four door sedan with the body style of a Ford Crown Victoria or a Chevrolet Impala seen leaving the area.
"At this time, we have no suspects and are continuing our investigation," BPD Chief Downey Black said.
Anyone with any information may contact Crimestoppers at 281.0050; the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office at 281.4141 or the Bastrop Police Department at 281.1322. Crimestoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and conviction in felony cases.