Louisiana man charged with Attempted Murder


Matthew Booty

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – A Lafayette man is charged with Attempted Second Degree murder in connection to a shooting Wednesday night.

Authorities arrested 38-year old Matthew Booty shortly after the incident on East Milton Avenue. . Booty is accused of shooting a woman during an argument. The victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Booty is in the Lafayette Parish jail on a 100-thousand dollar bond.

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