Man shot in an overnight shooting in Lafayette identified

No one has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

Posted: Aug 3, 2019 2:02 PM
Updated: Aug 6, 2019 4:58 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) —The Tippecanoe County Coroner has identified the man shot in an overnight shooting at Romney Meadows in Lafayette as 21-year-old Brequan Burglar. 

Coroner Donna Avolt said Burglar's cause of death was from a single gunshot to the chest. She said the manner of death was a homicide.

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A man is dead after an overnight shooting in Romney Meadows, according to Lafayette Police.

According to Lafayette Police, officers were called to the apartment complex at 12:40 a.m. on Friday.

They said a man was shot and taken to Franciscan Health East. He later died at the hospital.

Police said the suspect is described as a male with short hair in his late teen to early twenties in a white shirt and jeans. No one has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

Anyone with information about the incident can contact the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200 or the WeTip hotline at 1-800-78 CRIME.

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