UPDATE: 27-year-old Kahidrick Mitchell of New Iberia has been identified as the victim in Monday night's homicide.


Iberia Parish Sheriff's deputies were called out to the 900 block of Mississippi Street just before midnight to found a car that had been shot up.

Inside that car, deputies found a dead man.

The Iberia Parish Coroner's Office confirmed the man inside was deceased.

Deputies are working to figure out why someone shot up this car, and the man inside.

Investigators with the Coroner's Office will be working to determine the man's man of death.

Officials say they release the man's name once his family has been notified of his death.

Anyone with information about this shooting death is asked to call Iberia Parish Crime Stoppers at 337-364-TIPS.