Man wanted for deadly double shooting on Chef Menteur

According to New Orleans Police, the crime happened around 12:40 a.m. in the 9300 block of Chef Menteur Highway.

NEW ORLEANS – New Orleans Police are asking the public's help to find a man believed to be responsible for a deadly double shooting earlier this month.

Police say Keaun Jones, 18, killed a man and hurt a woman in an early morning shooting on Chef Menteur Highway on June 13. 

Officers responded to a shooting in the area and discovered an unknown male suffering from gunshot wounds outside a parking lot.

Police say EMS pronounced the man dead at the scene. A second victim was discovered after she went to the hospital by private conveyance.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Jones.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Homicide Detective Tindell Murdock at 504-658-5300. Residents can also report crimes to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. 

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