Investigators with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Department are continuing their investigation into a shooting that took place near Duson last night. According to reports the incident happened on Allegros Avenue shortly before nine o'clock Monday evening.

When deputies arrived on the scene they discovered one person had been shot. That person, identified as 36-year-old Adam West of Duson was fatally wounded. Deputies do have a person of interest in custody.

Details were sparse as investigators were still gathering evidence from the crime scene late into the evening. We expect to have more information on the incident later today once deputies have completed and filed their reports.


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