Lafayette Police identify victim in early morning homicide

BATON ROUGE, LA (LOCAL33) (FOX44) - The Lafayette Police Department is investigating an early morning homicide.

LPD has identified the victim as Justin Zeno, 28, of Lafayette. 

Around 1:00 am Friday morning, Lafayette Police and local fire departments responded to reports of a vehicle fire in the 200 block of Belleau Street. Upon arrive police found a man with an apparent gunshot wound inside of the burning vehicle. 

The incident is being investigated as a homicide at this time. There are no further details at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lafayette Police Department at (337)-291-8600 or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS. 


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