AVONDALE, La. – Just before midnight on Wednesday, deputies responded to gunfire in the 200 block of Church Street in Avondale, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.
They found Durell Dearmas, 32, shot multiple times. He was pronounced dead on the scene, deputies said.
Deputies issued an arrest warrant for Cornell Butler, 19, for second degree murder.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.