Lafayette Police are searching for the suspect wanted for a fatal Jefferson Street shooting early Sunday morning.

Police spokesman Cpl. Karl Ratcliff said 25-year-old Sam Brown III is wanted for second-degree murder for killing 21-year-old Donald Randall Jr.

Police responded to the 200 block of Jefferson Street at about 140 Sunday morning where they discovered Randal had already bee transported to a local hospital for treatment of gunshot wounds.

Brown was identified as the suspect at around noon Sunday.

Anyone with Information as to the whereabouts of Sam Brown III is urged to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS