THIBODAUX, La. — Detectives are searching for those responsible for shooting a woman late Sunday night in Thibodaux, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's officials said.

According to Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre, deputies received a call about gunshots and a woman flying in the street on Michelle Place in Thibadaux. 

When law enforcement arrived around 10:30 p.m. Sunday, they found a woman in her 20s, dead with multiple gunshot wounds to her body.

The Sheriff's Office opened a homicide investigation into the incident, from which few details were immediately available, officials said. Police positively identified the victim but were withholding her name as the investigation continued. 

Webre said anyone with information that could help the case should call Crime Stoppers Bayou Region by phone at 1-800-743-7433 or go online to

Those who provide information that leads to an arrest could be eligible for a cash reward of $1,000, he said.