The body of a man who was shot to death was discovered around noon on Wednesday in a maroon Ford Taurus parked on the shoulder of Celeste Street in the 1100 block, officials said.

The car with the victim in it was found in the 1100 block of Celeste Street, Cpl. Paul Mouton said in a news release. He said the victim’s identity was being withheld until his family is notified.

“Investigators are currently canvassing the neighborhood and following up leads,” Mouton said Wednesday afternoon.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.