UPDATE (July 16, 2021)– Andre Hastings was found guilty of one count of murder and one count of a firearm enhancement. He was sentenced to 70 years, with 65 years in the Indiana Department of Corrections and five years of probation.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man suspected of shooting and killing another man in Lafayette last week.
Police believe 20-year-old Andre Hastings shot 21-year-old Drequan Burglar, who was found suffering from a gunshot wound in the 500 block of Gordon Ct. at about 12:40 a.m. on Aug. 2.
Burglar was transported to St. Elizabeth East for treatment, but died as a result of his injuries.
Hastings is described as being 6 feet tall about 140 pounds. Officers say he is considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information about Hastings is urged to contact the Lafayette Police Department immediately at 765-807-1200 or the WeTip Hotline at 1-800-78 CRIME.