UPDATE, 4:10 p.m.: The male victim in this morning’s shooting is being treated for his injuries and is in stable condition this afternoon, according to Lafayette Police.
Spokesperson Sr. Cpl. Bridgette Dugas said the suspect’s vehicle is described as a dark color sedan. At this time no suspect(s) have been identified. She also clarified that the shooting took place in the 100 block of N. General Marshall St. near Simcoe.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call Lafayette Police or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.
ORIGINAL POST: LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)- Lafayette police are investigating a shooting in the 1600 block of Simcoe.
Lafayette Police Department spokesperson Sr. Cpl. Bridgette Dugas said the 33-year-old victim was shot multiple times. They were taken to a hospital by family members.
Witnesses told police that a sedan pulled up and fired multiple rounds before leaving the scene at about 9 a.m., Dugas said.
The Lafayette Police Department is asking for anyone with information on this shooting is asked to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS or by submitting your tip by using to P3 Tips Mobile App.
This is a developing story. We will provide new information as it becomes available.