Lafayette Police say one man is dead following an overnight shooting.
On August 12, 2017 at approximately 1:30 am, Lafayette Police responded to the 100 block of Lee Ave. in reference to shots fired.
One victim was located on the scene suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper body.
He was transported to a local hospital and he was later pronounced decease.
The next of kin has not been notified so the victim’s name is not being released at this time.
Detectives are still actively following-up on leads.
The investigation remains on going.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.