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Victim in fatal stabbing identified

New Iberia Police
Posted at 12:45 PM, Sep 20, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-21 15:28:16-04

The Iberia Parish Coroner's Office has identified a man who was fatally stabbed on Monday.

The victim has been identified as Carl Austin, 70, of New Iberia.

According to the Facebook page of Catholic High School in New Iberia, he was a member of the school's staff.

Here's the post:

Police were called to the 1000 block of Dauphine Street Monday night at about 8:30 p.m. They found a man who had been stabbed twice; he was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Carolyn Washington, 50, was booked with second degree murder and obstruction of justice in connection with the slaying.
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