Lafayette Police Car KPEL staff photo

At noon today (Wed 12/3) Lafayette City Police discovered the body of a dead man in a car parked in the 1100 block of Celeste Street. The man apparently died from a gunshot wound. The identity of the victim is being withheld pending next of kin. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.