Police on Wednesday arrested a Lafayette man accused in the shooting injury of another man on Louisiana Avenue.
Shane Oneal Carter, 20, remained in the Lafayette Parish jail on Thursday evening on a count of attempted second-degree murder in the shooting. Carter, of the 1400 block of Westgate Road, is being held in lieu of $250,000 bail.
Witnesses told police the victim got out of his car in the 2800 block of Louisiana Avenue about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday when someone shot him twice and then ran away, Lafayette Police Department spokeswoman Cpl. Nicole Benoit said.
No further information in the shooting was available on Thursday, including a potential motive.