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Lafayette man arrested in St. Antoine shooting

Posted at 1:59 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-18 14:59:56-04

Lafayette Police have arrested a local man in connection with the March 12 shooting on St. Antoine Street.

Marquies Jones, 18, was booked yesterday with attempted second-degree murder and illegal use of weapons, jail records show.

The shooting happened in the parking lot of a convenience store at 11 a.m. on a Thursday.

At the time, police said the victim had non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital.