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Police investigating shooting in New Iberia

Posted at 1:07 PM, Sep 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-24 16:17:25-04

New Iberia Police are questioning a teenager for this morning’s Cletus Street shooting.

Police were called to the St. Edward Apartments shortly before noon today, where they found a man with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

After an investigation, police are questioning a 16-year-old in connection with the shooting. He allegedly has been linked to the shooting by physical evidence, a spokesman said.

The New Iberia Police Department is asking anyone with information on this shooing to contact the New Iberia Police Department at (337)369-2306 or the tips line at (337)369-8477(TIPS) or Iberia Crime Stoppers at (337) 364-8477(TIPS).