Jul 26, 2014 11:37 PM by Cecilia Stevenson
Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating a shooting incident which occurred Saturday, July 26 at approximately 7:30 p.m.
Preliminary reports place deputies in the 600 block of Rosalie Street, where they discovered a 29-year-old male victim with a gun shot wound in his leg.
According to the victim, three black males attempted to rob him on Anderson Street near the intersection with Mixon Street. During this attempted robbery one of the subjects allegedly produced a hand gun and shot the victim.
The three subjects fled the area on foot. The victim was transported to a residence on Rosalie Street by family members, and then Acadian Ambulance transported the victim to a local hospital. He is listed in serious condition.
Anyone with information to this shooting incident is urged to contact Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-369-3711.