Lafayette Police Department confirms the 44 year-old victim who was shot in the 200 Block of Alice Drive has died. The suspect, confirmed to be the victims son, fled the scene but was captured shortly after by LPD. The 23 year-old is at local hospital being treated for minor injuries.
LPD has not released the identity of the victim or the suspect at this time.
Lafayette Police are searching for the 23- year-old who shot his father on the 200 block of Alice Drive.
LPD confirms with News 15 the son, a 23-year-old white male, whose identity is not yet released, fired one shot at his father and fled the scene.
The victim is currently in a local hospital, but his condition is unknown.
News 15 is on the scene and will update you as new developments unfold.