UPDATE: Two injured, one arrested in shooting on Louisiana Ave; LPD investigating

Lafayette Parish

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — Two people were injured in a shooting Thursday morning on Louisiana Ave. Lafayette Police have arrested Jamarcus Davis in connection with the shooting.

Davis was charged with two counts of attempted first degree murder, Illegal carrying of weapons, and possession of firearm by a convicted felon.

The shooting happened in the 3200 block of Louisiana Ave at around 9 a.m. The victims fled to a local grocery store parking lot.

According to Sgt. Robin Green, officers found two victims suffering from non-life-threatening injuries when they arrived on the scene. Both were treated on-location then taken to a local hospital for treatment.

If anyone has information on this shooting, contact the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.

This investigation is ongoing and additional information will be posted here as it becomes available.

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