UPDATE: Suspect wanted for murder of a man shot outside University Avenue convenience store


LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)- UPDATE: Lafayette Police need help identifying the suspect in the picture attached to this email.  This suspect is involved in the 2nd Degree Murder incident that occurred at a local convenience store. 

UPDATE: A 17-year-old male was taken into custody in connection with the shooting. The suspect is charged with second-degree murder. His name is not being released at this time.

ORIGINAL- Lafayette Police are investigating a fatal shooting at a convenience store in the 800 block of University Avenue.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday.

Police say they received multiple reports of shots fired and once they arrived, located a male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where he died, police said.

A still photo of a male suspect has been released by police.

Anyone who knows his whereabouts is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 232-TIPS or dial 911.

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