BREAKING NEWS Northside High Schools Girls Track Coach Arrested and Faces Charges of Prohibited Sexual conduct With a Student Full Story

Shooting Incident in the 100 Blk of Hebert Road

Jospeh Devoltz

On Jan. 5, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a disturbance involving a firearm in the 100 Blk of Hebert Road.

Posted: Jan 6, 2021 10:06 PM

NBC News - On Jan. 5, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a disturbance involving a firearm in the 100 Blk of Hebert Road.

The suspect was involved in a verbal altercation with two out of the four victims. The suspect disengaged from the verbal altercation and proceeded to his residence a short ways away. Once here, he retrieved a rifle and proceeded to the residence of the victims.

As the father and his three sons exited their vehicle, the suspect fired several shots at them. No one was injured, but their vehicle sustained damage from gunfire.

The suspect fled the scene.

The suspect is Mr. Jospeh Devoltz, 26, of Lafayette. He is wanted for 4 counts of Attempted First Degree Murder.

This investigation is ongoing.

Lafayette
Clear
52° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 52°
New Iberia
Clear
52° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 52°
Ville Platte
Clear
45° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 45°
Abbeville
Partly Cloudy
48° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 48°
Crowley
Clear
54° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 54°
St. Martinville
Clear
52° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 52°
Opelousas
Partly Cloudy
45° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 45°
Sunday Morning Starts Chilly

Community Events