LAFAYETTE, LA (KADN) — On Thursday, Dec. 5, at approximately 8:00 p.m., Lafaeytte Police responded to a parking lot in the 1800 block of North East Evangeline Thruway after reports of a shooting.
The victim stated that he drove up to a store to pick up someone when a dark colored SUV pulled up next to him.
An unknown person fired one shot from the SUV, striking the 18-year-old male victim in the face. The SUV then left the scene.
The victim was transported to an area hospital where he remains in stable condition.
Through the use of surveillance, detectives have identified three people who may have knowledge of or be involved in the shooting.
Anyone with information on this incident should contact the Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.