Lafayette PD Investigating Two Weekend Shootings
Two shootings have the Lafayette Police Department looking for suspects.
LPD Spokesman Corporal Karl Ratcliff said a police responded to two shootings that occurred within less than 24 hours of each other within the Hub City.
First, police responded to a shooting in the 100 block of Clinton Street around 2:30 a.m. Sunday. At the scene, police discovered a 23-year-old black male victim suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was being treated at a local hospital. He was last listed in stable condition.
Then, Ratcliff said, officers responded to the second shooting on South Beadle Road around 12 a.m. Monday. There, police located a 37-year-old white male suffering from non-life threatening injuries.
Both shootings remain under investigation.
If you have any information on either incident, you are urged to call Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.