Lafayette Officer Involved Shooting Being Investigated
Officials with Louisiana State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened yesterday involving the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office.
Preliminary information indicates that when deputies were called out to investigate the situation at a home on Espasie Drive, that a man who was armed with a gun was seen leaving the home.
At least one deputy shot the man who was taken to the hospital for treatment.
No officers were hurt during this incident.
As is standard in a case like this, the Louisiana State Police is called in to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting.