UPDATE: New Iberia Police investigating double homicide on Mississippi Street

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UPDATE, 12:21 p.m.: The Iberia Parish Coroner’s Office has released the names of the two found dead after this morning’s shooting.

Found dead were Keondre Carlisle, 18, of New Iberia and Cortez Montgomery, 20, of Breaux Bridge.

No further information has been released.

ORIGINAL POST: NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY) – Two people are dead after a shooting happened late Thursday night in New Iberia.

Police responded to the 700 block of Mississippi Street at approximately 9:45 p.m.

Sargeant Daesha Hughes tells News 10 that officers found two male victims unresponsive when they arrived at the scene.

Investigators are working the case as a double homicide.

Hughes says no suspects have been identified at this time.

This is a developing story

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