Suspect arrested in Everett Street shooting

An arrest was made in a Lafayette shooting that happened earlier this month in the 1700 block of Everett Street.

Posted: May 22, 2018 4:38 PM
Updated: May 22, 2018 4:44 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — An arrest was made in a Lafayette shooting that happened earlier this month in the 1700 block of Everett Street.

Related: LPD looking for shooting suspect

According to police, 27-year-old Maurice Swann was arrested Monday in connection with the shooting. He faces preliminary charges of criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon and a felon in possession of a firearm.

On May 12 around 3 a.m., police were called to the 1700 block of Everett Street for a report of shots fired. That is in the Columbian Park area.

According to police, witnesses said they heard several shots and saw cars speeding away from the scene.

Police said they found evidence of a shooting, but no victim. While officers continued investigating, they discovered a victim had been taken to the hospital for two gunshot wounds.

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