State Police investigating officer-involved shooting in Lafayette


Louisiana State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting at a local hotel in Lafayette.

It happened early Tuesday morning near a business on Evangeline Thruway.

State police tell KLFY News 10 that shortly after midnight, Lafayette Police Officers were sent to the Super 7 Inn & Suites in reference to a domestic disturbance.  Upon arrival, officers encountered a male suspect who fled on foot.  During the chase, shot were fired and the suspect was injured.  The suspect was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. 

We will continue to follow this developing story and bring you updates as more information becomes available.  We will also have the latest today on Meet Your Neighbor.

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