UPDATE: Two shot by suspect on foot on Edison St., Lafayette Police hunting suspect

Lafayette Parish

UPDATE, 9/20/21: Lafayette Police say they are looking for the gunman in Sunday morning’s shooting in the 500 block of Edison St.

Sr. Cpl. Bridgette Dugas said the suspect approached the victims’ vehicle on foot. After shooting both victims, the suspect fled the neighborhood.

This morning, both victims were listed in stable condition.

The investigation remains ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Lafayette Police or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.  

ORIGINAL POST: LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — Police say a gunman opened fire on a vehicle that was parked on Edison Street Sunday morning and shot two people who were sitting inside.

It happened just after 11 a.m. Sr. Cpl. Bridgette Dugas said.

Police arrived and discovered both victims with non-life threatening injuries.

Dugas said they were transported to a local hospital where there conditions are listed as stable.

She said after police searched the area, they are now reviewing multiple home and street cameras.

The victims are cooperating with police, Dugas said.

She said a cause and motive so far have not been determined.

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