Man Wanted After a Shooting in New Iberia

Posted at 3:57 AM, Jul 20, 2022

New Iberia Police are asking for the public's help locating 37 year old Raphael DePass. Tuesday evening, police responded to a shooting in the 1200 block of East Admiral Doyle Drive.

One victim was transported to the hospital by a bystander. The victim was stabilized, then airlifted to a Lafayette hospital in critical condition.

He's described as 5' 9", weighing 165 pounds. DePass has brown eyes, black hair and long braids. DePass will be charged with two counts of attempted first degree murder, illegal carrying of weapons, illegal use of weapons, and possession of a firearm in a firearm free zone.