Lafayette man shot, hospitalized Saturday


A Lafayette man was shot inside a house Saturday afternoon.

Police found 22-year-old Sean Andre Gentle just before 3:30 p.m. with a bullet in his abdomen. Gentle was taken to the hospital were, at last check, he was still in surgery.

Detectives found and arrested 22-year-old Josh Martel Allen a few blocks away from the scene. He was taken to the Tippecanoe County Jail on charges of attempted murder and aggravated battery.