Police Investigate Shooting on Buchanan Street

Lafayette Police responded to the 100 block of S. Buchanan Street on Wednesday regarding a shooting.

Witnesses in the area reported that a passing white pick-up truck fired several shots and fled the scene. A male victim was located in the area with a gunshot wound and transported to an area hospital.

The male victim was later pronounced dead at the hospital. Investigators with the Lafayette Police Department have arrested Noah Keonolom (18) of Lafayette and charged him with 2nd Degree Murder.

The victim has been identified as 61 year old Davis Thibodeaux. The investigation remains ongoing.Lafayette Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.

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