Two Shootings In Lafayette Near The Site Of Wednesday’s Shooting
The Lafayette Police Department is investigating two shootings this morning that happened on Gilman Street which is right near Happiness Street, the scene of a Wednesday shooting.
Corporal Paul Mouton tells KPEL that the first shooting this morning happened in the 800 block of Gilman Street, and a man was shot to death today.
After that police say they were called out to investigate another shooting in the 700 block of Gilman Street, and that victim is currently at an area hospital, but there is no word on his condition.
Lafayette Police do not know yet if the two shootings are related, but their detectives are still at both scenes investigating.
Mouton says police are currently talking to witnesses and working on suspects in each case.
We will bring you more details as they become available.