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Man arrested in connection with August shooting in New Iberia

Posted at 2:01 PM, Nov 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-20 15:01:30-05

An arrest has been made in connection with an August shooting in New Iberia that left one person hospitalized.

New Iberia police say they arrested Charmaine Mouton on November 16 on a warrant for two counts of Attempted First Degree Murder. Mouton is accused of playing part in a shooting that occurred at the intersection of Mississippi Street and Cletus Street on August 5. The victim was was treated for a non-life-threatening injury.

Charmaine Mouton
Charmaine Mouton courtesy Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office

Mouton was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail. Bond has been set at $300,000.