New Iberia Police Investigating A Shooting Early This Morning

On 01/04/19 at approximately 2:39 am the New Iberia Police Department was notified of a shooting which occurred at 1409 St. Jude St. Upon arrival it was discovered that a 16-year-old male had been shot. He was taken by AASI to a local Hospital for treatment but later died as a result of his injuries.

NIPD detectives are actively working leads and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this shooting is ask to call the New Iberia Police Department at 369-2306.