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Police: Abandoned vehicle found with pound of marijuana and handgun inside

Posted at 4:29 PM, Nov 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-27 17:29:11-05

New Iberia Police say an abandoned vehicle was found containing illegal narcotics and a handgun

Police say that shortly before noon on November 27, 2018, officers followed up on information at a residence on Pelican Street, in reference to an abandoned vehicle containing illegal narcotics.

Officers say they recovered close to one pound of suspected marijuana and a handgun.

The investigation is continuing and all evidence will be sent to the Crime Lab for analysis.

Courtesy of New Iberia Police Department