Jul 13, 2014 12:05 AM by KATC
Just after 8 p.m. Saturday, July 12, Iberia Parish Sheriff's Deputies responded to a domestic disturbance in the 400 block of Evangeline Street in New Iberia.
According to Louisiana State Police, an Iberia Parish Sheriff Deputy was put into a deadly encounter when a male subject came to the door of the residence brandishing a weapon.
Police then say the deputy fired his weapon an unknown amount of times at the male subject. The male subject was taken to a local hospital for evaluation. The officer was not harmed in the incident.
This is an ongoing investigation lead by Louisiana State Police.