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: 7/25/2017 6:40 PM
Shooting Under Investigation

Lafayette, LA— On July 25, 2017 at approximately 5:30 pm, Lafayette Police responded to a shooting at an apartment complex in the 800 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. An 18 year old black male suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. The shooting is under investigation at this time.

Anyone with information about this shooting or anyone involved is urged to contact The Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS  


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