According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon, Clyde Michael Hebert III, age 52 of DeCannes Hwy. Iota was arrested shortly after 8:00 a.m. this morning at his home without incident. Hebert was then transported to the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office where he was booked in the parish jail with bond set at $200,000 by District Judge Glenn Everett.
Melancon stated that following an investigation investigator learned that Hebert had a verbal altercation with two male subjects around 11:00 p.m. Sunday evening. Hebert allegedly threw a hatchet striking one of the victims in his back and then fired a shotgun with the second victim receiving injury from shotgun blast. Both subjects were transported to American Legion Hospital where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries and released.
The Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Louisiana State Police SWAT Team, U S Marshal’s Task Force and Iota Police Department.