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Coroner's Office releases names of homicide victims

Mississippi Street homicide New Iberia
Posted at 1:43 AM, Jul 23, 2021

NEW IBERIA, La. — UPDATE: The Iberia Parish Coroner's Office has released the names of the double homicide victims.

Keondre Carlisle, 18, of New Iberia and Cortez Montgomery, 20, of Breaux Bridge were shot and killed in the 700 block of Mississippi Street.


The New Iberia Police Department is investigating a double homicide after an overnight shooting Thursday in the 700 block of Mississippi Street.

According to NIPD, police responded to a shots fired call at 9:45 p.m. Thursday where they discovered that two male victims had died.

They say that the investigation is ongoing and no suspects are in custody at this time.

This is a developing story and KATC will have more details as they become available.

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