Elderly couple robbed in New Iberia
New Iberia, LA (KADN) — An elderly couple was robbed in their New Iberia home in the 600 block of Weeks Street on Tuesday, December 17, around 8:00pm.
Victims, a 72-year-old male and a 70-year-old female, told police the suspect forced his way into their home wearing a ski mask.
The suspect then pointed a handgun at the female victim and demanded money. The suspect fled the scene after the female victim surrendered the money.
The suspect is a black male and was wearing a striped shirt and a ski mask at the time of the robbery. Anyone with any information involving the robbery is urged to contact the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-369-3711.