Opelousas man wanted in murder turns self in

An Opelousas man wanted as a suspect for attempted murder turned himself into authorities Thursday afternoon, officials said.

Tyrone Keith Johnson, 31, was booked into St. Landry Parish Jail on one count of attempted second-degree murder, Sheriff’s Office Capt. Megan Vizena said.

Johnson joins James C. Hudson, 38, who was jailed earlier Thursday on one count of principal to second-degree murder.

Johnson and Hudson was wanted in a May 11 shooting that injured one person on Sam Street that injured one person.

The victim was able to get away after being shot. That person was treated at a local hospital and released, Vizena said.