LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – The Lafayette Police Department (LPD) responded to the Grand Theater around 9:17 p.m. on Saturday regarding a large crowd of juveniles causing a disturbance. 

While officers were dealing with the large crowd, a verbal altercation erupted between a group of juveniles and the occupant of an SUV (unknown make and model). 

The SUV fled onto Doucet Rd. heading towards Johnston St. with the juveniles running after it.

Around the same time the SUV fled the area, gunshots were heard.

Officers responded to the area where the gunshots were heard and canvassed the area. Casings were found in the roadway of the 100 block of Doucet Rd.  

The LPD confirms the shots fired did not occur at the Grand Theater. Officers are currently working on leads to develop suspects.

At the time of the incident, there were no injuries reported.