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Police investigating stabbing in Lafayette

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Posted at 9:19 AM, May 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-17 10:19:13-04

LAFAYETTE, La. Police are investigating a a stabbing that happened Saturday night in the 300 block of E. Foch Street.

Lafayette Police Department responded at 8:00 pm to a disturbance involving three women, according to Sgt. Wayne Griffin, spokesperson for the Department.

Once on scene, officers located one of the victims suffering from a stab wound to the upper torso.

Medical assistance was provided to the victim prior to being transported to a local hospital, stated Griffin.

The suspect fled the scene prior to officers’ arrival.

The victim is listed in stable condition.

This investigation is ongoing.

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