Posted: May 13, 2010 3:52 PM by Melissa Canone
Updated: May 13, 2010 3:52 PM
Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department are attempting to identify a person of interest captured on surveillance video regarding an assault that occurred on May 1, 2010. The victim advised she was walking along Pont Des Mouton road when she was given a ride by three black male driving a white Chrysler 4 door. While riding in the vehicle, the victim was allegedly sprayed with pepper spray and assaulted. The victim was able to escape from the vehicle and seek help. She received minor to moderate injuries during the attack.
The person captured in the photos is believed to have been involved or have knowledge of the incident. Anyone with information about the incident or the identity of the person of interest is encouraged to call the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232- TIPS.