One person is dead and another injured after an early morning shooting in New Iberia.

According to a New Iberia Police Department spokesman, dispatchers received a report of shots being fired at the corner of S. Corinne and Lombard streets around 1:15 a.m. Sunday. 

Officers arriving at the location found one victim lying in the street. The Iberia Parish Coroner’s Office pronounced that victim dead at the scene.

A second shooting victim was transported to a local hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

According to an NIPD spokesman, the investigation is ongoing.

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