According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon, his office received a call from a female that reported a shooting in the 100 block of John Circle in Iota.
Upon arrival at the scene, deputies located a 23-year-old male dead from a fatal gunshot wound.
At this hour deputies are asking for the public assistance in locating a person of interest identified as Jarrett M. Andrews, age 23, of Rayne. He is believed to be driving a 2000 Daewoo tan in
color bearing Louisiana license plate WLD835. Anyone knowing his whereabouts is asked to contact the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office at 788-8700.
The victim’s identification is being withheld pending notification of the family.
The investigation continues.