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Multiple injured in shooting in Lafayette


LAFAYETTE, La (ENN)-- Lafayette Police are investigating a shooting that occurred around 9:50am on Wednesday morning.


The shooting occurred in the 100 block of Sunset Drive in Lafayette. Upon arrival, officers located a male suffering from a gunshot wound.


According to the report, 3 individuals were standing outside of a residence in the 100 block of Sunny Drive, when two other parties involved drove up, stopped and began shooting at the individuals standing outside. One of the three individuals that was standing outside began shooting back at the vehicle, causing the vehicle to drive off leaving the scene. 


As a result of the shooting, four victims were hit and suffered from gunshot wounds.  All four victims were transported to a local hospital for medical treatment. 2 are in critical condition and the other 2 are stable.


Detectives with the Lafayette Police Criminal Investigations Division are on scene and the investigation is ongoing.

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