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Lafayette Police Respond to a Weekend Homicide in the 200 block of W. Foch St.

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Lafayette Police responded to shots fired in the 200 block of W. Foch Street on August 21st at approximately 2:17 am

Posted: Aug 23, 2021 8:30 AM

Lafayette, LA-  Lafayette Police responded to shots fired in the 200 block of W. Foch Street on August 21st at approximately 2:17 am. A female victim was located in the driveway of a residence suffering from a gunshot wound. She was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Officers located a vehicle fleeing the area and initiated a traffic stop. The vehicle continued until arriving at a local hospital. A male passenger suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound, the driver, and additional passenger were all detained.

Arrested for 2nd Degree Murder was 29-year-old Emmanuel Hebert of Lafayette. He was transported to LPCC for booking. Charges for Simple Battery are pending for the passenger suffering from the gunshot wound pending release from the hospital. A juvenile suspect was also arrested for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder. Details surrounding the incident are still under investigation.

The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Brianna Berard of Lafayette.

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