UPDATE: Victim Dead in Bourgeois Park Shooting

UL Police spokesman confirms one person shot and killed at Bourgeois Park off Coliseum Drive.

Posted: Apr 9, 2021 9:31 AM
Updated: Apr 10, 2021 8:39 AM

UPDATE 4/9/2021 11:01AM- The UL Lafayette Police Department responded to a shooting at Bourgeois Park, 439 Coliseum Blvd at approximately 2:11 a.m. on April 9, 2021.

Officers learned that the victim, identified as 23-year-old John Mitchell Sinegal Jr., had been transported to Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Sinegal was not a student at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact ULPD Lt. Darren Zachary at 337-296-4375


(KADN/KLAF) - UL Police spokesman confirms one person shot at Bourgeois Park off Coliseum Drive. Condition of victim unknown. No suspect identified. Investigation continuing. We will provide more information once it becomes available.

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