LAFAYETTE, LA (KADN) — UPDATE: A Lafayette man wanted for second degree murder is now in jail.
Investigators arrested Darrell Shelvin, 23, in the 1000 block of St. Charles Street, on August 5, 2014.
Paul Mouton, a Lafayette Police spokesperson, says Shelvin’s arrest was possible because of a crime stoppers tip officers received around 12:30 p.m.
Shelvin was booked into jail on the charge of second degree murder.
ORIGINAL (July 28, 2014): Lafayette Police are looking for Darrell Shelvin, 23, for allegedly shooting and killing a man on East Foch Street, early this morning.
Lafayette Police spokesperson Cpl Paul Mouton says his department has obtained a warrant for Shelvin’s arrest.
Investigators say Shelvin got into an argument with a man and shot him once in the stomach. The man, 37, later died at a local hospital.
Shelvin escaped before officers arrived on scene.
Anyone with any information on the location of Darrell Shelvin is asked to contact Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.