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One injured, suspect arrested in Saturday morning shooting on E. Vermilion St.

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Posted at 5:06 PM, Nov 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-22 11:08:03-05

One person was injured and another arrested in a shooting that occurred Saturday morning in Lafayette.

Police responded to a shooting at a residence in the 900 block of E. Vermilion Street at 11 a.m. Saturday and located a 32-year-old male victim inside the residence suffering from a gunshot wound to the mid-torso area.

A possible suspect was located on scene and detained.

According to LPD investigators, the victim and the suspect engaged in an altercation at the door of the residence. The suspect fell outside and discharged his weapon, striking the victim through the door.

The victim was transported to an area hospital and is listed in stable condition.

The suspect, identified as 55-year-old Bradley Marshall of Lafayette, was booked with attempted second degree murder, into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

LPD says the investigation is ongoing.

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