On April 15, 2019 at approximately 4:30pm Officers with the New Iberia Police Department received a call in reference to a subject riding a motorcycle on Hopkins St and Admiral Doyle in a reckless manner. As Offices were responding to this incident another complaint was made to the Police Department concerning a subject who had entered Walmart while riding a motorcycle. Officers responded to Walmart where they found a subject later identified as Richard Darby Jr. W/M the owner and rider of the motorcycle. Mr. Darby was removed from Walmart and taken to a local hospital for evaluation.
This incident is still under investigation with possible charges pending.