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LPSO: One killed in Monday morning shooting on I-10

Two others injured
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Posted at 2:27 PM, Apr 20, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-21 10:39:21-04

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Monday morning shooting on I-10 that left one person dead.

Deputies say the shooting happened after 2:00 a.m. near Mile Marker 105 on I-10 in Lafayette Parish. One person was killed and two others are hospitalized for their injuries, they say.

The victim, deputies say, has been identified as 23-year-old Austin Granger of Lafayette.

Deputies say they were initially made aware of the shooting when three individuals were brought to a local hospital to be treated for gunshot wounds. One of the victims has been released from the hospital and another victim remains hospitalized in stable condition.

Granger was pronounced dead at the hospital on Monday.

Detectives are asking for the public’s help in providing any information that could lead to an arrest in this case.

Anyone with any information related to this case is asked to contact the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 232-9211, Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS(8477) or submit a tip on the Lafayette Sheriff App.

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