The New Iberia Police Department arrested Rijhanelle Flugence and Joseph Roberts, Jr on May 1, 2021.
Both were wanted in connection with robbing and severely beating a disabled person causing further permanent damage to that individual.
The incident occurred on April 25, 2021 at the intersection of Corrine and Field Streets.
Flugence charges include Attempted First- Degree Murder, Second Degree Robbery, Cruelty to the Infirm, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Schedule II Drugs, and Self-Mutilation.
Joseph Roberts, Jr, charges include Attempted First-Degree Murder, and Second- Degree Robbery.
Both Flugence and Roberts are being held at the Iberia Parish Jail.