Posted: Sep 16, 2013 5:16 PM
Updated: Sep 16, 2013 5:18 PM
Lafayette Police are investigating a shooting that occurred overnight in a small subdivision near Gloria Switch Road and I-49 in Lafayette.
At approximately 12:45 a.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 100 block of Cantal Drive after a shooting was reported. Witnesses told officers that an unknown suspect entered a residence and fired multiple times with a pistol, striking two male victims.
One of the victims was struck in the leg. The second victim was struck in the chest. Both were transported to an area hospital where they are listed in serious condition.
The suspect fled the scene. Detectives have not determined a motive in the shooting.
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.