Lafayette police investigating shooting
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (July 26, 2014) — Lafayette police are investigating after an early morning shooting injured two people.
The incident happened just after 3:30AM at the Spring Garden Apartments on Teal Rd West. Lafayette Police, Tippecanoe Sheriff and State Police set a perimeter. They learned the suspect had fled the scene.
Officers located two victims at the scene, one male with injuries to his hand and another with injuries to his leg from bullet fragments. The first man was transported St Elizabeth East Hospital and is listed in stable condition. The other refused treatment at the scene.
The suspect is described as a black male with longer hair. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing, anyone with information is asked to contact Lafayette police at 765-807-1200 or the We-Tip Hotline.