Deputies are investigating a home invasion and a carjacking that happened within a 20-minute period in New Iberia late Tuesday night, according to the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office.
At 11:47 p.m., a man armed with a handgun ordered three men out of a bronze 2006 four-door Honda Accord outside an apartment complex on Dalton Street and drove off in the vehicle, the Sheriff’s Office said.
Minutes earlier, about 11:30 p.m., two masked men armed with handguns forced their way into a woman’s home in the 600 block of Yvonne Street.
No injuries were reported in either incident. Authorities did not say whether the two crimes were related.
Anyone with information in either incident is asked to contact the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 369-3711.