JPSO: 19-year-old wanted for killing teen in Marrero

JPSO: 19-year-old wanted for killing teen in Marrero

JPSO: 19-year-old wanted for killing teen in Marrero

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Posted on July 9, 2014 at 11:58 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 9 at 1:52 PM

July 8: 1100 Martin Drive

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MARRERO, La. -- A 16-year-old boy who doctors briefly managed to revive from death after a shooting in Marrero died Tuesday.  A day later, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office identified a suspect.  

The shooting happened around 12:30 p.m. in the 1100 block of Martin Drive.

According to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, Stefan Johnson was taken to University Hospital and was revived, but he eventually died around 4:30 p.m. 

Joharri Walker, 19, of Marrero, was identified as a suspect by the sheriff's office.  He wanted for one count of second-degree murder.

Walker is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information as to his whereabouts is asked to contact Homicide Detective Gabriel Faucetta, at 504-364-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.    

 


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