New Iberia man arrested in connection with Hopkins Street shooting

Posted at 4:51 PM, Oct 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-31 17:51:11-04

The New Iberia Police Department says they have arrested a person in connection with a shooting on Hopkins street last week.

Police say the shooting occurred on October 24, 2018, in the area of South Hopkins Street and Lombard Street.

Investigators obtained a warrant of arrest on 20-year-old Tyrell Joseph James for attempted first-degree murder.

Tyrell James / New Iberia Police Dept.

James turned himself in at New Iberia Police Department.

He was booked in Iberia Parish Jail.