Two hospitalized after shooting on Champagne Street

Photo Credit: Carly Laing/KLFY

Two people are now recovering in the hospital after being shot earlier this afternoon, according to the Lafayette Police Department.

Sgt. Kyle Soriez said the incident happened around 2 p.m. in the 100 block of Champagne Street.

One male victim was taken from the scene to a local hospital to be treated for two gunshot wounds.

Police tell KLFY’s Carly Laing another gunshot victim has showed up at the hospital and they believe that person is also connected to the shooting.

Police do not have a description of a suspect at this time. Soriez told The Daily Advertiser there may be more than one shooter.

Anyone with information about the shooters or the shooting is asked to call Lafayette Police at (337) 291-8600.

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