The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide in the 1200 block of Angie Street in New Iberia.
The shooting occurred about 12:50 p.m. Tuesday, the Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.
The victim suffered several gunshot wounds. The victim’s age, sex and identity was not immediately released.
Deputies have established a perimeter and are conducting door to door searches for the suspect, described as a black man in his late 20s, wearing a red baseball cap and red T-shirt, the release said.
The man was seen leaving the victim’s home around the time of the shooting, the release said.
Anyone with information is asked to call (337) 369-3711.