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Suspect Wanted for Attempted Second Degree Murder in Wanda Street Shooting in Iberia Parish

Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in the 1800 block of Wanda Street in on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Posted: Mar 5, 2021 10:54 AM

Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in the 1800 block of Wanda Street in on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at approximately 6:30 p.m.

It was reported to IPSO Deputies that Dwight Williams, forced his way into his girlfriend’s home. Once inside the residence, Williams physically assaulted her by choking. The victim was able to exit the residence at which time the suspect followed her outside and fired several shots at her. The incident occurred in the presence of the victim’s juvenile daughter.

Anyone with information on Dwight Williams location is urged to contact the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-369-3711 or Iberia Crime Stoppers at 337-364-8477(TIPS).

Dwight Williams is wanted on the following charges:

Attempted Second Degree Murder

Home Invasion

Battery of a Dating Partner by Strangulation

Simple Criminal Damage to Property

Illegal Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

Illegal Use of Weapons

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