Lafayette police responded to the 300 block of Jefferson Street on Wednesday regarding a vehicle burglary.
The victim told responding officers his handgun was taken from inside of his unlocked truck which was parked in the 300 block of Jefferson Street.
Responding officers developed Patrick Henderson, (17) of Lafayette, as a suspect through area surveillance. Henderson was located a short time later and arrested for Burglary of a Vehicle. The weapon was not recovered.
Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.