Lafayette Police Looking For Suspect In MLK Drive Shooting
A shooting victim survives a Saturday attack in Lafayette, but police need your help trying to catch the alleged shooter.
LPD spokesman Corporal Paul Mouton says the 19-year-old victim was walking on the sidewalk in the 800 block of Martin Luther King Drive when an older model Cadillac stopped in the roadway near him, a person inside fired a shot from the window that struck him in the right leg, and then the Cadillac sped away. The victim is in good condition.
If you have any information about the incident or of the identity of the suspect, call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.