News Release

Lafayette Police Department CALEA Emblem

Toby Aguillard, Chief of Police
900 East University Ave.
P.O. Box 4308
Lafayette, LA 70502
Contact: P.O. Karl Ratcliff
Public Information Officer
Office: (337) 291-8617
Fax: (337) 291-8665​


Date/Time: 9/2/2016 12:00 PM
UPDATE: Police Arrest One and Seek More in Fatal Shooting

Lafayette, LA- On September 1, 2016, Lafayette Police arrested 19 year old Damal  Shavon  Duhon for a single count of Second Degree Murder. Duhon was identified as one of the suspects in the fatal shooting on August 30, 2016.  Lafayette Police have issued additional arrest warrants for both 18 year old Tyron Coates and 18 year old Frederick Lawrence  each for Second Degree Murder  in connection with the fatal shooting.  Police are actively seeking  both Coates and Lawrence at this time.

Anyone with information as the whereabouts of Tyron Coates and or Frederick Lawrence is urged to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS


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