Carencro Man Arrested in September 2020 University Avenue Murder

Kendell Ledet, 18, of Carencro was arrested and booked on a warrant of Second Degree Murder in regards to an incident that took place on September 19, 2020.

Posted: Mar 4, 2021 8:35 AM
Updated: Mar 4, 2021 8:38 AM

Kendell Ledet, 18, of Carencro was arrested and booked on a warrant of Second Degree Murder in regards to an incident that took place on September 19, 2020.

The Lafayette Police Department responded to a shots fired call at a local convenience store in the 800 Blk of N. University Ave.

Once on scene, officers located one victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the upper torso.

Medical assistance was provided to the victim prior to being transported to a local hospital by first responders.

Once at the hospital, the victim succumbed to his injuries.

The suspect(s) fled the scene prior to officers’ arrival. Donnique Leopaul and Joshua Chevalier are named as associates in this case

The original article can be read by clicking here.

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