Around 9:30 p.m. Rayne officers were notified of shots being fired on Reynolds Street.
The victim, identified as Alfor Charles Wheeler, 22 of 604 Bailey Ave., was found on the 700 block of Chappuis Street.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Rayne Police Department ( 337-334-4215) or Acadia Crimestoppers at 789-TIPS, 789-8477. Callers will remain anonymous and could receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.
The investigation is continuing at this time.