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Home Invasion/Shooting

Monday, August 29, 2011

August 28, 2011

Home Invasion Shooting 100 Block Opus Lane, Lafayette Parish

Shortly after 3 AM today Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 100 block of Opus Lane in South Lafayette Parish in reference to a reported shooting, deputies learned that three male subjects wearing ski masks had forced entry into the residence and shot one of the occupants of the home. The victim a 26 year old Lafayette resident was shot once in the leg and is listed in stable condition after undergoing surgery, deputies are still investigating but do believe that the incident was not random as there is believed to be some type of relationship between the victim and the suspects though the identity of the suspects remain unknown; anyone with information on the three suspects are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 232-8477 (TIPS).

Kip Judice
Captain
Lafayette Parish Sherff's Office
337 236-5876