Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a homicide near N. Freyou Rd early this morning. Deputies were called to the scene and located a male victim in the residence.

The victim was deceased and appeared to have a gunshot wound to the upper torso.  A suspect was located at the scene and is in police custody.

Investigators believe the shooting may have been the result of domestic violence.  The Iberia Parish Coroner’s Office will determine the cause of death.

No names will be released pending notification of next-of-kin.