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NIPD: Three injured and one killed in S Lewis Street shooting

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Posted at 6:08 PM, Sep 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-03 22:10:17-04

New Iberia Police say three were injured and one killed in a Friday afternoon shooting on S Lewis Street.

A spokesperson for the department says the shooting happened in front of Sneaker House around 5:30 P.M.

A suspect is not in custody at this time; police say they are looking for the person or persons responsible.

The person who was killed has not yet been identified by police, but a relative tells KATC that the victims were going to the shoe store to buy shoes for their grandmother's funeral on Saturday.

KATC will update as more information becomes available.

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