Sheriff seeking suspect in fatal shooting
POSTED: Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 11:00pm
UPDATED: Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 11:04pm
LAFAYETTE, LA — The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred on the evening of May 18, 2012 that caused the death of a local man. Ray Ryan, 43, of Lafayette was located upon deputies’ arrival in the 200 block of Marigny Circle at 9:31 p.m. following a report of gunshots.
Ryan was lifeless and later pronounced dead at the scene.
Deputies are following leads in the case but no motive has been established at this time.
Deputies are asking for the public’s assistance. Those who were in the area at the time of the incident, who heard or saw anything, or anyone with knowledge that may be helpful are encouraged to share this information by contacting the Lafayette Crime Stoppers TIPS Line at (337) 232-8477 (TIPS).