Iberia Parish Sheriff's Deputies responded to a shooting in the 500 block of Hopkins Street around 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Deputies report a 15 year old male and an adult identified as Dequasis Jean Batiste were wounded during an exchange of gunfire.
Witnesses tell the Sheriff's Department, an unknown... more »
Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal went before the city council Tuesday night to answer questions about a "near riot" situation that took place more than a week ago after the Sugar Cane Festival.
It was the fourth annual Family Fun Fest held near Hopkins and Lombard Streets, where Shannon... more »
Iberia Parish placed four schools on lockdown around 10:00 a.m. as a precaution due to the search for escaped inmate Paul Collins Jr.
Tips led authorities to an apartment complex off Rogers Street. Due to their proximity to the search, Johnston Elementary, Hopkins Elementary, Park Elementary and Anderson Middle... more »
BALTIMORE (AP) - A gunman who wounded a doctor at Johns Hopkins hospital in Baltimore and then holed up inside a room has shot and killed himself and a relative during a standoff with authorities, police said Thursday. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi told The Associated Press that the suspect and... more »
BALTIMORE (AP) - A man shot a doctor and then barricaded himself inside a room at Johns Hopkins hospital, where he remained holed up two hours after the shooting Thursday, police said. The doctor was rushed to surgery and is expected to survive, police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said. "The doctor... more »
La 675 (Hopkins Street) in the City of New Iberia will be closed 0.1 of a mile south of La. 182 from 5:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. for railroad repair beginning Wednesday, March 31, 2010. DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the... more »