Dec 14, 2010 8:20 AM by Nichole Larkey

Body found identified as Dr. Robert Chastant

Breaking news out of Iberia Parish this morning. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's office has confirmed that the body found on Sugar Oaks Road in New Iberia is that of Dr. Robert Chastant.

Lieutenant Ryan Turner tells KATC they have made an arrest in the case. The suspect Ismael Viera has been charged with second degree murder.

Viera was a stable worker of Dr. Chastant. Chastant was reported missing Monday morning when he did not show up for work his car was found abandoned in the Walmart parking lot in New Iberia.

Stay with KATC for the latest on this still developing story.


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