Teen arrested in murder of Landry/Walker football player

Teen arrested in murder of Landry/Walker football player

Teen arrested in murder of Landry/Walker football player

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Posted on June 23, 2014 at 5:37 PM

Updated Monday, Jun 23 at 5:49 PM

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NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans police have charged an 18-year-old in the shooting death of an Landry/Walker football player.

Danshaun Hampton, 18, is charged with the second-degree murder of 17-year-old Johan Kenner, who was shot and killed June 8 while trying to flee the shooting at the St. Roch Playground

Hampton was already being held on a firearm violation and probation and parole charges. Police re-booked him Monday on the murder charge.

Kenner, known by friends and family as "Yogi," also played basketball for Landry/Walker.

Family members don't believe Kenner was the intended target.

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