Aug 30, 2014 2:30 PM by KATC
Early Saturday morning, Lafayette police responded to the 1400 block of Johnston Street in regards to a shooting.
According to police, a victim was in a verbal altercation with a male suspect who allegedly produced a pistol and fired multiple shots into the air. The suspect was then observed fleeing the parking lot on to Johnston Street. Lafayette Police were able to locate the suspect at his residence on General Mouton.
The suspect, Mark Hebert, 29 of Lafayette, was arrested and charged with Illegal Use of a Firearm.
Officers recovered a pistol on the floorboard of Hebert's truck believed to be used in the disturbance.
His bail is set at $5000.