Aggravated Assault - March 18, 2024 



March 18, 2024

Clery Incident

Aggravated Assault


Near Canal Hall


On March 20, 2024 LSU Police received a report of an incident that occurred in the early morning hours of March 18, 2024 involving an aggravated assault near Canal Hall. LSU Police met with the victim, who stated that a suspect threatened them with a firearm. The victim was not harmed. The suspects also committed vehicle burglaries in the area.

If you have any information related to the incident, please contact LSU Police. Submit anonymous information to LSU Police at, through the LSU Shield App or call directly at 225-578-3231.

Some important safety tips to remember are to be vigilant at all times, lock your vehicle, walk or travel in groups, tell a friend where you are going and when you expect to arrive, and immediately report all crimes, emergencies, or suspicious activity by calling 911.  


LSUPD detectives secured an arrest warrant for an individual identified through the investigation. The suspect was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison by EBRSO detectives on March 21, 2024, on separate charges. LSUPD detectives have charged the suspect with Aggravated Assault with a Firearm and Carrying a Firearm in a Firearm-Free Zone.