UPDATE: Sunday night shooting on Lafayette’s Fitzgerald St. leaves one dead


UPDATE: 9/27/21, 8:29 a.m. — Sr. Cpl. Bridgette Dugas with the Lafayette Police Department announced this morning that the victim in Sunday’s shooting was Rashawn T. Broussard, 22, of Lafayette. She also reported a second man was shot at but was not struck by gunfire.

No further information is available on a suspect at this time, she noted. The investigation is ongoing.

ORIGINAL POST: LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — Lafayette Police say a man was killed in a shooting Sunday night in the 100 block of Fitzgerald Street.

According to Police Spokesperson Cpl. Bridgette Dugas, police responded to shots fired around 8:48 p.m.

When they arrived, she said, officers located a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

He was transported to a local hospital where he died, Dugas said.

The age and identity of the victim is unknown at this time.

Dugas said police are searching the area, but so far there are no suspects in custody.

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