LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)- One person was shot in the 1000 block of Vermilion Street near downtown Lafayette, police said.
The shooting occurred shortly before 7 p.m.
The victim, a 23-year old male, was taken to a local hospital and is in stable condition.
Police are searching for a suspect. Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to call Lafayette Police or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.