Police have identified the victim in an early Friday shooting in Lafayette as 32-year-old Aaron Brooks, whose body was found at a North Evangeline Thruway residence.
Brooks’ body was found after police were called at 3:50 a.m., Lafayette Police Cpl. Nicole Benoit said.
Benoit said in a news release that after finding the body, detectives interviewed witnesses and canvassed the area around the residence, located at 521 Northeast Evangeline Thruway.
Brooks was a Lafayette resident.
The investigation continues, and police urge those with information about the crime to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.