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No evidence found in alleged sexual assault at Lafayette shelter

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Posted at 1:57 PM, Sep 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-24 17:33:47-04

Lafayette Police say they found no evidence of an alleged sexual crime at a local shelter following their investigation.

Police say that on September 19, 2019, they responded to a local shelter in reference to allegations of a sexual crime occurring on the property. An investigation was initiated by Lafayette Police Criminal Investigations Division immediately following the claim.

Accoridng to officials, the investigation has revealed no evidence that a crime occurred at the shelter. No arrests have been made.

The investigation is complete.