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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on January 9, 2014, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to the 100 Block of Sparrow Street, Iberia Parish in reference to an attempted homicide.Once deputies arrived, they spoke to the reporting person, a 39 year old female, who advised that a male suspect had attempted to shoot her with a handgun.The female victim went on to advise deputies that her son was involved in a previous altercation with the suspect.She then stated the suspect arrived at her residence looking for her son.The victim advised deputies the suspect was outside of her residence at the time of the incident.The suspect then fired at the victim, missing her.The victim stated that her husband then came out of the residence armed and fired his weapon into the air with the intent of scaring off the suspects.The suspect then fled from the area.

Deputies were able to locate the suspect, Jules Roman (DOB 07/25/1997 of 248 Rosier Street, New Iberia), without incident.Roman was then charged with attempted second degree murder and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail where he is being held on a $50, 000 bond.

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Name: Jules Roman