NEW IBERIA — A 24-year-old man died in New Iberia Monday, the victim of multiple gunshot wounds, the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday.
The victim has been identified as Uriah Joseph, of 1734 Jennifer St., New Iberia, said Lt. Anthony Green, a spokesman for the Sheriff’s Office, in a news release.
A warrant for second-degree murder has been issued for Michael Augustine, Green said.
The shooting occurred at about 1 p.m. near Sam and Ann streets. Paramedics were unable to revive the man, Green said.