Anthony Quinton Hills

Anthony Quinton Hills

A Jeanerette man is in the Iberia Parish Jail tonight pending transfer to St. Mary Parish after a shooting which left a Baldwin man dead Sunday morning.

Anthony Quinton Hills, 33, 800 block Morris Charles Street, was  booked into the Iberia Parish Jail Sunday afternoon.

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office received a call at approximately 7:30 a.m. Sunday to help the Baldwin Police Department with a shooting on Main Street in Baldwin. The victim, Brian Gibson Jr., 23, of Baldwin, was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Detectives with the SMPSO Investigations Section were called in. The investigation pointed to  Hills as the suspect. A warrant was obtained for his arrest.

Hills was contacted and he turned himself in to the Jeanerette City Marshal’s Office. Hills' bail has been set at $1 million.

Dwayne Fatherree is the community editor for The Daily Iberian. He can be reached at dwayne.fatherree@daily-iberian.com.

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