Iberia Parish murder suspect arrested

Posted at 7:38 AM, Feb 20, 2023
and last updated 2023-02-21 12:53:54-05

UPDATE: The victim in Sunday's homicide has been identified as Ashton Money, 19, of Broussard.

Caiden Sheridan was arrested by the Lake Charles Police Department Monday evening. Sheridan was booked into the Calcasieu Parish Jail on a warrant issued by the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office.

According to Katherine Breaux, Public Affairs Director, Sheridan was released to the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office and then booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on one count of second-degree murder. No bond has been set at this time.

On Sunday, February 19, 2023, at approximately 7:00 p.m., deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to 3400 block of General Patton Street, in reference to a shooting. When deputies arrived, they located a deceased victim inside the residence. A witness reported observing 19-year-old Caiden Sheridan shoot the victim and leave the residence on foot.

The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office issued an active arrest warrant for Caiden Sheridan for Second-degree Murder.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-369-3711, Crime Stoppers at 337-364-TIPS or submit a tip on the Iberia Sheriff’s App.