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Advocate staff photo by LESLIE WESTBROOK -- Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal arrives at the John M. Shaw Federal Building for an arraignment Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Lafayette, La.

Leslie Westbrook

Iberia Sheriff Louis Ackal on Monday signed a one-year agreement with the City of New Iberia, but it’s not clear how much law-enforcement coverage the city will get out of the contract.

“In making this announcement, the Sheriff said that the City of New Iberia has refused his request for additional funds to maintain the level of services that are necessary in this agreement,” a statement released by Ackal states.

See the full KATC-TV story here.