2 suspects sought after mid-morning shooting in New Iberia


NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY) – Iberia Parish Sheriff’s deputies are currently looking for two suspects who allegedly opened fire on a group of people and injured a young man.

The shooting happened around 11:25 a.m. in the 600 block of Hopkins Street.

Captain Wendell Raborn said “two black males wearing hoodies” approached a group of young men and opened fire on them for unknown reasons.

An 18-year-old male was hit in the leg and was taken to a local hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with any information about the suspects or the shooting is asked to call the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 369-3711.

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