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One dead following Wednesday night shooting in New Iberia

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Posted at 6:23 AM, Aug 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-19 16:52:49-04

One man is dead following a shooting Wednesday night in New Iberia.

Police responded shortly after 8 pm to the 1000 block of Anderson Street following reports of shots fired.

Police say they discovered a man, identified as 40-year-old Tommie Boloney, with a single gunshot wound to his body. After life-saving efforts, Boloney succumbed to his injuries on scene.

The case is being investigated as a homicide and remains under investigation, police say.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact NIPD at 337-369-2306 or Crime Stoppers at 337-364-TIPS.

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