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UPDATE: Shooting on Twelfth Street

August 7, 2023

Update August 7, 2023, 9:00 p.m.

Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department arrested 32-year-old Leah Bob of Lafayette. Ms. Bob was charged with one count of Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, Illegal use of a Weapon, and Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm. Ms. Bob was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

Lafayette, LA – The Lafayette Police Department responded to reports of a shooting in progress around 5:21 p.m. Officers arrived on the 1300 block of Twelfth Street and located a male suffering from a gunshot wound. Preliminary investigation indicates a domestic disturbance occurred at a residence when one of the parties involved produced a firearm, and shots were fired. Officers were able to take the suspect into custody at the scene. The victim was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.  

Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division are on scene, and the investigation is ongoing.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.

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