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Update: Victim of car shooting in stable condition, one arrested

Posted at 11:55 AM, Jul 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-14 13:13:33-04

The Lafayette Police Department says that the person shot inside a car on Camellia Boulevard Saturday, July 13 is in stable condition.

Police say that the victim was driving the vehicle when a rear passenger accidentally discharged a firearm.

Several other passengers were inside the car at the time of the incident.

The passenger who discharged the firearm, identified as 29-year-old Grant Marshall, was arrested on a charge of negligent injury.

Marshall was detained at a gas station on Bertrand Drive following the incident and was questioned.

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Lafayette Police investigating possible shooting inside car