Teen killed in Carencro shooting

Posted at 3:15 PM, Jul 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-08 16:15:48-04

A teenager is dead following a shooting in Carencro on the Fourth of July.

The mother of the victim identified the teenager as 18-year-old Benorian Leonard. 

Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to the shooting in the 100 block of Lindsey Circle at 11:47 p.m. 

One suspect was arrested for felon in possession of a firearm. 

The homicide investigation is ongoing.