Jennings men indicted in connection with fatal shooting - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Jennings men indicted in connection with fatal shooting

Keagan Drew Reon. (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office) Keagan Drew Reon. (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office)
Jules Batiste. (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office) Jules Batiste. (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office)
Police said this home in Jennings may have been where Ruston Reed was shot. (Monica Grimaldo / KPLC) Police said this home in Jennings may have been where Ruston Reed was shot. (Monica Grimaldo / KPLC)
JENNINGS, LA (KPLC) -

Two men have been indicted in connection with the fatal shooting Dec. 31 in Jennings.

Keagan Drew Reon, 21, was indicted on charges of second-degree murder and obstruction of justice while Jules Patrick Batiste, 22, was indicted on charges of accessory after the fact to second-degree murder and obstruction of justice.

Ruston Reed, 21, was found in the grass on the side of Racca Road with a single gunshot wound to his head.

Authorities said Reon and Reed may have been friends and were together the night of the shooting. Batiste's home may have been the location of the shooting, authorities said.

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