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Lafayette police searching for suspect in deadly shooting

Posted at 5:43 PM, Aug 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-09 17:43:02-04

LAFAYETTE — A man is wanted by authorities in Lafayette after he allegedly shot and killed 21-year-old man on August 2.

Lafayette Police Department detectives are looking for Andre Hastings, 20, described as being a black male, 6 feet tall and weighing 140 pounds, LPD Sgt. Mike Brown said in a press release. Authorities believe he is armed and dangerous.

Hastings is wanted after he allegedly shot and killed Drequan Burglar, 21, Brown said.

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Anyone with information is asked to call police at 765-807-1200 or the WeTip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME.