On Saturday, Jan. 20 at approximately 7:15 p.m. the Bastrop Police Department received a call stating that a subject was injured in a hit and run on the 200 block of Division Street.
Upon arrival, police found a black male lying in the driveway of a residence on Division St. The victim, Deon Givens, is currently in critical condition and had to be airlifted for treatment. Witnesses recognized the car to be a black Mustang that belonged to Alonzo Shaw.
Shaw was arrested and charged with driving under suspension, felony hit and run driving, first degree vehicular neglect injury and obstruction of justice. He was booked in the Parish jail with no bond.
Chief Allen Campbell would like to thank patrol division officers: Capt. Marvin Holmes, Officer Lazerick Jackson, Sgt. Matthew Gathings and Capt. Dewayne Reed.