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NEWORLEANS-- Police have identified a person interest in the murder of Arabian Gayles, an 11-year-old girl who was killed during a triple shooting on Sept. 2 in the Carrollton area, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Less than two hours after Jordan Montrell, 20, was identified as a person of interest by Homicide detectives, State Police was able to locate him.

Montrell is meeting with detectives investigating Gayles murder, according to the NOPD.

Gayles and her 11-year-old cousin were sleeping in the living room of the home when two bullets blasted through the front door. Arabiana was on the couch, and Paulreiona was on a mattress on the floor.

A bullet hit Arabian in the head. She died at the hospital.

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