Victim survives being shot multiple times, police search for suspect
LAFAYETTE, LA — Police are looking for any information about a shooting that took place in Lafayette on July 14.
At around 10:15 p.m., officers responded to the 900 block of East Simcoe Street after receiving a call regarding several shots being fired in the area.
They found that an unknown suspect fired multiple shots into the victim’s vehicle, striking the victim. The victim was transported to an area hospital by a relative where he remains in stable condition.
The motive for the shooting remains unknown at this time.
Detectives are asking anyone with information about the shooting or the identity of the suspect to contact Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.