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Lafayette Police Respond to a Shooting in the 300 Block of West Gilman Street

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Lafayette Police are on the scene of a shooting in the 300 block of West Gilman Street.

Posted: Dec 2, 2020 12:09 PM
Updated: Dec 2, 2020 4:30 PM

KLAF/KADN- Lafayette Police are on the scene of a shooting in the 300 block of West Gilman Street. A police spokesman tells News 15 , a verbal altercation between the un-named suspect and victim escalated and the suspect shot the victim once in the upper torso. The suspect was at the scene when officers arrived applying first aid to the victim and was later taken into custody for questioning. The victim sustained a non-life threatening injury. There were no arrests made due to the victim refusing to pursue charges against the suspect.

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