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Lafayette Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

A local neighborhood in Lafayette becomes victims of vehicle burglaries and attempted vehicle burglaries by a masked suspect. Lafayette Crime Stoppers needs your help identifying him.
On August 8, 2019 at approximately 4:00 am, a suspect is captured on surveillance video attempting to burglarize a vehicle in the 300 block of Venus Drive. When the home owner attempted to follow the suspects to obtain a license plate, someone seated inside the vehicle fired multiple shots at the victim’s vehicle. The suspect was seen exiting a dark color sedan possibly a BMW occupied by multiple suspects and he’s seen wearing a “Jason mask.” It is believed that multiple vehicle burglaries and attempted vehicle burglaries were done by these same suspects throughout the city.
These suspects are considered armed and dangerous so please do not approach them. They are attempting to gain entry into unlocked vehicles so remember “IF YOU LOVE IT, LOCK IT.” If you think you know the identity of the suspects involved call Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS or you can submit your tip by using or P3 TIPS mobile app. All tipsters remain anonymous and can earn up to $1,000 for any information that leads to an arrest. I’m Cpl. Bridgette Dugas reminding you that it’s safe, it’s anonymous and it pays to call Lafayette Crime Stoppers.