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UPDATE: Suspect Identified in Carencro Shooting that Left One Person Dead

Carencro Police Department responded to a shooting in the 900 blk of Gloria Switch near University Ave on July, 24, 2021.

Posted: Jul 26, 2021 9:38 AM
Updated: Jul 28, 2021 12:21 PM

UPDATE: Detectives with the Carencro Police Department have identified the victim in a Drive by Shooting at the Walgreens in Carencro on Saturday. The victim, 21 year old Vontre Broussard of Lafayette was shot as he exited a vehicle to go into Walgreens. Broussard was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The suspect, 19 year old Kendall Leopaul of Lafayette, open fire on the victim, firing multiple rounds at Broussard and into the vehicle that Broussard was in.

If you know the whereabouts of Leopaul, please contact the Carencro Police Department or 232-TIPS.

Carencro Police Department responded to a shooting in the 900 blk of Gloria Switch near University Ave on July, 24, 2021.
Upon arrival, officers located one victim suffering from a gun shot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The victim’s identity is pending next of kin notification.

Investigators are interviewing witnesses and following up on leads at this time. If anyone was in the area and may have information on the shooting please call Carencro Police Department at 337-896-6132 or 232 Tips.

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