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UPDATE: Police say one shot in robbery at Bridgeway Apartments

Posted at 11:00 AM, Feb 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-17 12:05:12-05

Lafayette Police say one person was injured at the Bridgeway Apartments Saturday night.

The victim tells police that four people entered his apartment to commit a robbery. He was shot once in the upper body; he is listed in stable condition at a local hospital today.

The investigation into the incident remains on-going, police say.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to call Lafayette Police or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.

ORIGINAL STORY: Lafayette Police are currently on the scene of an incident at Bridgeway Apartments off of Dulles Drive.

Witnesses tell us that a person was shot near building number 3 at the complex sometime in the 9:00 hour. Police have blocked off the area between two of the buildings at the complex.

Lafayette Police on scene of shooting at Bridgeway Apartments / KATC

KATC has reached out to police to confirm the shooting but we have not heard back.

KATC spoke to witnesses on scene who say they saw a man laying on the ground. They believe that he was shot in the leg. There is no officials word on any injuries or if a shooting actually happened.

We will have more information as it becomes available. KATC has a crew en route to the scene.