UPDATE 4/9/2021 11:01AM- The UL Lafayette Police Department responded to a shooting at Bourgeois Park, 439 Coliseum Blvd at approximately 2:11 a.m. on April 9, 2021.
Officers learned that the victim, identified as 23-year-old John Mitchell Sinegal Jr., had been transported to Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Sinegal was not a student at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact ULPD Lt. Darren Zachary at 337-296-4375
(KADN/KLAF) - UL Police spokesman confirms one person shot at Bourgeois Park off Coliseum Drive. Condition of victim unknown. No suspect identified. Investigation continuing. We will provide more information once it becomes available.