On Thursday shortly after 2:00 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a shooting in the city of New Iberia. Iberia Parish Sheriff’s office Dispatchers received a call from a local hospital advising of a 26 year old male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to his arm. Detectives learned that the incident initially occurred near the 900 block of Anderson Street, New Iberia.
Detectives do have a person of interest they believe is responsible for the shooting. They are also asking if anyone has information involving the shooting to contact the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 369-3711.