Iberia Crime Stoppers is asking for help from the public solving a crime.
On Sunday, January 21, 2018, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 300 Block of Deare St. in reference to a shooting. Deputies found Deondrick Bower laying on the ground with gunshot wounds to the chest. He was rushed to Iberia Medical Center where he later died from his injuries. The suspect in this murder used an AK-47 at a close range to shoot and kill Bower.
Contact the Iberia Sheriff's Office if you have any information on this crime.
A 29-year-old New Iberia man has been arrested for an early morning shooting in New Iberia, said police.
This past December and January Acadiana experienced several hard freezes and a couple snow/ice events.
All Evangeline Parish public schools will be closed Tuesday, February 20, 2018, because of multiple threats against schools posted online.
The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement is conducting an investigation into a worker death which occurred Saturday on an oil platform south of Lake Charles.