Lafayette, LA – On February 3, 2014, at approximately 1:30 am, Lafayette Police responded to a shooting in the 700 block of South St. Antoine. The victim, a 15 year old male, advised officers he was inside of a vehicle with several friends when a black male suspect approached with a handgun. The suspect opened the door to the vehicle and shot the victim once in the left arm. The victim was transported to an area hospital with moderate injuries. The suspect fled the area on foot.
Detectives are encouraging anyone with information about the shooting or the identity of the suspect to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.