Body found in Vermilion River on Saturday identified as New Iberia man

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – Lafayette Police have identified the body of a deceased man found last week in the Vermilion River.

Corporal Karl Ratcliff says the body of Jason Horton, 43, of New Iberia, was found on May 6th at approximately 9:30 a.m. near Shadow Bluff and Lajaunie Road.

Ratcliff says the death has been ruled accidental.

 

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