Police seek suspect in home invasion, rape
NEW IBERIA — Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a reported Lombard Street home invasion and aggravated rape that occurred early Thursday.
The assailant entered the home armed with a firearm, sexually assaulted an adult woman inside the residence, then walked away, the Sheriff’s Office said.
The assailant is described as a black male, about 17 to 20 years old, approximately 6 feet tall, slim build, with a dark complexion, short black hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a white muscle shirt, dark-colored basketball-type shorts with a white stripe, and white socks with slippers.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 369-3711. Callers can remain anonymous.