Lafayette Police Investigate Overnight Shooting

A Lafayette man was shot after two suspects kicked in his front door and robbed him.

On January 17, 2013, at approximately 11:00 pm, Lafayette Police responded to the 1100 block of Dulles Drive regarding a shooting. The victim advised officers that 2 black males wearing masks and armed with handguns kicked in his front door.

When the victim walked into his hallway, one of the suspects fired one shot, striking the victim in the shoulder. The suspects stole electronics and a cell phone prior to fleeing the scene. The victim, a 29 year old male, was transported to an area hospital with a non-life threatening injury.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the incident or the identity of the suspects to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.

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