UPDATE: A 24-year-old male was shot to death near the MLK Center in Lafayette.
Police say it happened around 6:30 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Cora St. at Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.
When officers arrived they located the unidentified male suffering from a gunshot wound.
He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.
At this time no arrests have been made, according to police.
The investigation remains on-going and the Lafayette Police Department urges anyone with information about the incident to contact police or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 337-232-TIPS.
ORIGINAL: Eyewitnesses tell KLFY that there is a heavy police presence at the MLK Center on Cora Street in Lafayette, following a shooting.
We have a crew enroute and are working to get more information now.
Stay tuned to KLFY.com for more on this developing story.