A Jennings man accused of shooting his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend in Lafayette and then turning the gun on himself died Sunday from his injuries, according to the Lafayette Police Department.
Authorities early Saturday morning found Jonathan Redeaux, 28, suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound near the intersection of La. 383 and La. 101 in Jefferson Davis Parish, according to a news release. Redeaux died around 10 a.m. on Sunday.
Redeaux had been wanted on two counts of attempted first-degree murder in a Saturday shooting around 12:15 a.m. that sent his ex-girlfriend, 29, and her boyfriend, 33, to the hospital, police said. Redeaux is accused of shooting the couple inside a vehicle near an apartment complex in the 200 block of Merchants Boulevard in Lafayette. Both people were treated an area hospital and listed in stable condition, police said.
The investigation remains ongoing.