27-year-old Cord Paul Anderson of Breaux Bridge has been arrested after allegedly shooting to death 31-year-old Aaron Carmouche, also of Breaux Bridge, in the 200 block of Rue Royale in Lafayette on Wednesday evening.

Lafayette Police PIO Corporal Nicole Oakes says witnesses told officers the incident happened while the two were in a vehicle, during which Anderson allegedly took out a handgun and shot Carmouche.

Anderson was arrested in St. Martin Parish on a charge of Second Degree Murder. Authorities continue to investigate.