Incident

12-12-2016 Louisiana Lafayette 4-1

Location

December 12, 2016

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office shooting range
350 Michael Ann Dr
Lafayette, Louisiana
Geolocation: 30.2629, -91.9766

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Deputy
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental Shooting at a Business
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Accidental discharge - no injury required
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Gun range/gun shop/gun show shooting

Notes

4 inj. Deputies injured when a gun is accidentally discharged at the shooting range and the bullet breaks up, creating shrapnel that injures them.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 24
State House District: 44