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Murder Feticide Update

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The family of 19-year-old Hannah Parker is reaching out to Acadiana to help with funeral costs for the murdered woman. Parker was shot and killed Wednesday in Saint Martinville. She was seven months pregnant at the time. Her Aunt tells us the family has set up an account at Saint Martin Bank. The number for the account is 065200962 all donations will help fund Parker's burial.

Authorities are charging 21-year-old Joshua McKeel with second degree murder and 1st degree feticide.  Deputies say they were responding to a domestic dispute call last night off of Lady of the Lake Road in St. Martinville. That's when they found Parker's body.

Shortly before 4:00 p.m. this afternoon, Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a call off of Our Lady of the Lake Road in St. Martinville regarding a domestic dispute.  Upon arrival, Deputies discovered a female victim had been shot.  The victim, Hannah Parker, 19, St. Martinville, who was seven months pregnant, suffered a fatal gunshot wound. The suspect, the fiancée of the victim, was identified as Joshua McKeel, 21, St. Martinville, La. He was immediately taken into custody at the scene without incident and was subsequently charged with Second Degree Murder and 1st Degree Feticide.  


 

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He was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges. The incident remains under investigation and there is no further information available at this time.

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