Lafayette Police were called out overnight to the scene of a fatal shooting. It happened at the 100 of Hobson St, which is near Mudd Avenue and the Evangeline Thruway.

Police confirm that one black male was killed. He was identified as 41-year-old Billy J. Roy, Jr. of Lafayette.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call Lafayette Crimestoppers at 232-TIPS.