NEW IBERIA — Iberia Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a shooting shortly after 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sheriff Louis Ackal said in a news release.
Dispatchers received a call from a local hospital advising of a 26-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to his arm. Detectives learned that the shooting occurred near the 900 block of Anderson Street, the sheriff said.
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.