Lafayette Police Respond to a Shooting in the 300 Block of West Gilman Street

Photo courtesy of MGN Online

Lafayette Police are on the scene of a shooting in the 300 block of West Gilman Street.

Posted: Dec 2, 2020 12:09 PM
Updated: Dec 2, 2020 4:30 PM

KLAF/KADN- Lafayette Police are on the scene of a shooting in the 300 block of West Gilman Street. A police spokesman tells News 15 , a verbal altercation between the un-named suspect and victim escalated and the suspect shot the victim once in the upper torso. The suspect was at the scene when officers arrived applying first aid to the victim and was later taken into custody for questioning. The victim sustained a non-life threatening injury. There were no arrests made due to the victim refusing to pursue charges against the suspect.

Lafayette
Clear
37° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 37°
New Iberia
Clear
39° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 39°
Ville Platte
Clear
31° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 31°
Abbeville
Clear
33° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 33°
Crowley
Clear
43° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 40°
St. Martinville
Clear
39° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 39°
Opelousas
Clear
31° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 32°
Feels Like: 31°
Tracking the next cold front

Latest Video

Image

Road Named After Dr. King

Image

ACADIANA JOB OUTLOOK

${item.thumbnail.title}

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Image

Tracking warmer temps

Image

Try The King Cake Cheesecake, A Unique Twist on a Classic Carnival Staple

Image

Tax Tips: Deadlines, Deadlines, Deadlines! Find Out Which Ones Are Coming Up!

Image

Deadly Coronavirus trend

Image

Is panhandling constiutional?

Image

Comparing seasonal flu and Covid-19

Image

Sunny and Cool Afternoon

Community Events