POSTED: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 3:34pm
LAFAYETTE, LA (NBC33) — A 31 year old man is in critical condition at a Lafayette hospital after being shot this morning in his own home.
The Lafayette Police Department responded to the call at roughly 5:00 a.m. on Monday, July 2. When they arrived to the home located on the 100 block of Mimosa Place, they found the victim suffering from a gun shot wound.
Officials say the suspect broke into the man’s home. After a confrontation, the suspect shot the man and then fled the scene.
The victim managed to contact a neighbor who then called 911.
Detectives are seeking any information related to this shooting and the potential suspect. If you know anything call the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.