UPDATE: One dead, two injured after argument leads to shooting in Lafayette


UPDATE, 7/6/20: The victim’s name has been released as Jimmy Fuselier, 35, of Carencro. He was transported to a local hospital, where he died, according to Lafayette Police Sgt. Wayne Griffin.

One of the other victims was struck in the back and attempted to drive himself to the hospital. On the way, he was involved in a major vehicle crash at the intersection of the Evangeline Thruway and Jefferson Street. He is listed in stable condition.

The third suspect was shot in the foot and refused medical attention on the scene. His injury was not life-threatening.

ORIGINAL POST: LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) One man is dead and two others injured after an argument ended in a shooting. 

Police say it happened Saturday night in 500 block of S. Pierce Street.

The deceased was reportedly in an argument with several males when suddenly he began firing a weapon into a crowd striking two victims.

Gunfire was returned and the suspect was shot and killed at the scene, police said.

This is a developing story. We expect more details to be released Monday.

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