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LPD: Juvenile in critical condition after shooting on W. Simcoe St.

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Posted at 4:59 PM, Oct 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-31 18:02:30-04

Lafayette Police are investigating a shooting in the 900 block of W. Simcoe Street near S. St. Antoine Street.

Officers responding discovered that a juvenile male victim suffering a gunshot wound was transported to a local hospital by a family member. His age is unknown.

LPD Spokesperson Sgt. Wayne Griffin confirmed the victim is in critical condition at a local hospital.

The investigation is in the early stage and officers are attempting to learn what happened. There is no suspect information at this time.

We will update with more information when it becomes available.

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