The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office has identified the man who was shot to death in the city this morning.

Just after midnight, deputies were called out to the area around Ambassador W Lemelle and Hopkins Street after there were reports of shots being fired.

Sergeant Stephen Guidry reports that 26-year-old Dante Lewis of New Iberia was the man killed early this morning.

Guidry says that Lewis died from a single gunshot wound.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call Iberia Parish Crime Stoppers at 337-364-TIPS(8477), or call the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-369-3711.