Suspect arrested in Houston following New Iberia killing
UPDATE: The U.S. Marshal's Violent Offender Task Force has arrested Akeam Masheeq Daniels in Houston, Texas.
NEW IBERIA - Deputies are searching for a murder suspect considered "armed and dangerous," according to KATC.
Iberia Parish sheriff's deputies said 26-year-old Akeam Daniels fled the scene of a Thursday evening shooting. He was driving a 1978 white two-door Cadillac with a black roof and the Louisiana license plate 698BJX, according to officials. Deputies believe Daniels is traveling with his two-month-old child.
Witnesses said Daniels and the shooting victim were arguing before the incident happened. Authorities have identified the victim as 29-year-old Courtland Hall of New Iberia.
Anyone with information should call the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office.
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