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New Iberia, Louisiana is located in Iberia Parish. Zip codes in New Iberia, LA include 70560, 70563, and 70562. The median home price in New Iberia is $165,500 which is roughly $86/per square foot. More New Iberia information.

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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Victor Whitea s unbelievable a Houdini handcuffa suicide

Vanessa and the Rev. Victor White Sr. look on as attorney Benjamin Crump, second from right, speaks about the death of the couple's son, Victor White III.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Advocate

Duh credits staff for smooth path to DAa s office

Bo Duhe was on the career path of becoming a banker when he decided in 1989 to go to Tulane Law School.

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Switched

These Retired Research Chimps Are Really Enjoying Their New Home

"He likes to play with the other girls," Mark Lewis, an animal care specialist at Chimp Haven , a Keithville, Louisiana, chimpanzee sanctuary where Mason now lives, said per the Humane Society.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

NOLA.com

New Iberia man's gunshot death in cruiser was police brutality and not suicide, family says

The family of a 22-year-old New Iberia man, whose death while in custody was ruled a suicide , has hired a lawyer who is asking the U.S. Justice Department to investigate the circumstances of the shooting that killed him.

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The Times-Picayune

Coroner: 22-year-old New Iberia man who died in back of police...

A 22-year-old New Iberia man who Louisiana State Police say shot himself while handcuffed in the back of a police cruiser was shot in the chest, a coroner's report shows, and not in the back as police had previously said, NBC News.com reported.

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The Advocate

Family of New Iberia man who died in police custody seeking autopsy review

TV is reporting that the attorney for the family of Victor White III , the 22-year-old New Iberia man who died while in police custody, says New York forensic pathologist Michael Baden has agreed to review the autopsy by the Iberia Parish coroner, who concluded the death was a suicide - a finding White's family said they do not believe.

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KLFY-TV Lafayette

Food Trucks challenge operations ordinance

New Iberia food truck vendors will be heading to city hall next week. Vendors say they're losing money and they have city council members to blame.

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The Advocate

Family of New Iberia man who died in police custody seeking autopsy review

TV is reporting that the attorney for the family of Victor White III , the 22-year-old New Iberia man who died while in police custody, says New York forensic pathologist Michael Baden has agreed to review the autopsy by the Iberia Parish coroner, who concluded the death was a suicide - a finding White's family said they do not believe.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Truthdig

New Details About Louisiana Resident Victor White III's Shooting Challenge Police Account

New details have emerged about the circumstances surrounding the death of Victor White III, a 22-year-old African-American man who died in March while handcuffed in the back of a deputy's car at the sheriff's station in New Iberia, La.

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Gawker

Coroner: Black Man Shot Himself in Chest With Hands Cuffed Behind Back

According to a coroner's report obtained by NBC News , Victor White, a 22-year-old black man, committed suicide in the back of a police car by shooting himself in the chest while his hands were cuffed behind his back.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Banner-Tribune

Franklin Banner-Tribune & Morgan City Daily-Review, St. Mary Parish, La

Franklin Police Chief Sabria McGuire reported the following arrests: Damarco McDaniel, 21, of Eighth Street, Franklin, was arrested Friday at 10:05 p.m. on a warrant charging him with simple assault.

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KSLA-TV Shreveport

Police: New Iberia man in custody shot himself

State police say the findings of an investigation into the death of a handcuffed Iberia Parish man are leading detectives to conclude he was not shot by police.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Daily Kos

Another police shooting case produces new findings with long delayed autopsy report.

In New Iberia, LA, early in 2014 a young black man was stopped by police and searched.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Advocate

Findings indicate Iberia Parish man in custody shot himself

The findings of an investigation into the death of a handcuffed Iberia Parish man in March are leading detectives to conclude he was not shot by police, a spokesman for State Police said Friday.

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KLFY-TV Lafayette

One arrested in connection with shooting St. Martinville man

This afternoon, Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Kedrick Paul Broussard, 19, Carencro, in connection with Monday night's shooting of a male subject on Russo Milazzo Road in St. Martinville.

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The Advocate

Pat Shingletona s Weather News for Aug. 23, 2014

I have used the word "Tabascoey" as another adjective for our summertime weather.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KATC-TV Lafayette

St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest Report for August 19, 2014

According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period, the Sheriff's Office responded to 38 complaints and reports the following arrests: Jurrell A. Alleman, 31, 5102 Alleman Road, New Iberia, LA was arrested on August 18, 2014 at 3:28 pm on a warrant for failure to appear on the charges of driving under ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Daily Advertiser

Wedding: Blaire Dozier & Eric Scallan

Deacon George Jourdan presided over the nuptials at the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist in Lafayette, Louisiana.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Advocate

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A forum on Louisiana's new workforce incentive fund will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 19 at the LABI Conference Center, 3113 Valley Creek Drive, in Baton Rouge.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KLFY-TV Lafayette

Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office focusing on impaired drivers

Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising the public that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit will be conducting high visibility campaigns with the intent of preventing motorist from driving while under the influence from August 15, 2014 until September 1, 2014.

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