Man found dead in front of New Iberia home Monday

The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a man whose body was found early Monday in front of a New Iberia home, officials said.

Sheriff’s patrol deputies found the unresponsive man lying in the 1700 block of Anderson Street at around 12:30 a.m., Sheriff’s Lt. Richard Fleming said in a news release.

Fleming said efforts to resuscitate the man failed and he was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:10 a.m.

Detectives are investigating what led to the death. The victim was not identified pending notification of next of kin, Fleming said.