UPDATE: Sorrel Homicide Investigation - KLFY News 10

UPDATE: Sorrel Homicide Investigation

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Jazmine Jamal Jackson, 23, 620 Anderson Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on October 1, 2013 at 1:54 am on a warrant for first degree murder.

On September 30, 2013 at 2:23 am, St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call of an unresponsive male subject in the roadway on

Highway 182 in the Sorrel area. Deputies located the subject lying in the roadway on Sorrel Bridge Approach Road just off of Highway 182 in Sorrel.

The subject was pronounced deceased by the St. Mary Parish Coroner. Based on evidence at the scene, detectives believed the subject died of gunshot wounds and began an investigation into the apparent homicide.

Later in the day, detectives received information identifying Jackson as the killer. With the assistance of Franklin Police and U.S. Marshals, Jackson was located walking on Main Street (Highway 182) in Franklin and apprehended without incident. Detectives believe Jackson drove the victim to Sorrel Bridge Approach Road and shot him. The victim is identified as 24 year old Jarnell A. McDaniel of Franklin,  LA.

 


Arrest Made in Sorrel Homicide, Investigation Ongoing

Jazmine Jamal Jackson, 23, 620 Anderson Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on October 1, 2013 at 1:54 am on a warrant for first degree murder.

On September 30, 2013 at 2:23 am, St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call of an unresponsive male subject in the roadway on Highway 182 in the Sorrel area. Deputies located the subject lying in the roadway on Sorrel Bridge Approach Road just off of Highway 182 in Sorrel. The subject was pronounced deceased by the St. Mary Parish Coroner. Based on evidence at the scene, detectives believed the subject died of gunshot wounds and began an investigation into the apparent homicide.

Later in the day, detectives received information identifying Jackson as the shooter. Jackson was located walking on Main Street (Highway 182) in Franklin and apprehended without incident. Detectives believe Jackson drove the victim to Sorrel Bridge Approach Road and shot him.

Detectives have identified the victim. However, the victim's name is not being released at this time pending identification by the family as well. The investigation is ongoing.

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