FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 23, 2023
Lafayette, LA – Lafayette Police Officers are currently on the scene of a shooting that took place in the 800 block of Martin Luther King Jr Drive. Officers responded after receiving a report of gunshots being fired just after 8:00 p.m. Once on scene officers located a male suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical, but stable condition. The investigation is ongoing, and update will be provided when available.
If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.