Search continues into shooting at Karma Nightclub

Police continued an investigation Monday into early Sunday shooting at Karma Nightclub in downtown Lafayette that sent one person to a hospital with a bullet wound to the back, police said.

Police officers working the downtown beat were outside the bar on Jefferson Street at 1:34 a.m. when they heard a gunshot from inside Karma, entered and found the victim, Cpl. Kyle Soriez said.

The victim, who was not identified, remained in stable condition Monday, Soriez said. Anyone with information is urged to call (337) 232-TIPS (8477).