Police arrest suspect in block party shooting that left two dead in Crowley

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ACADIA PARISH, La. (KLFY)- Crowley Police have made an arrest in connection with the double homicide that took place during a weekend block party in Crowley.

The shooting happened December 27 in the 1000 block of W. Hutchinson Street.

Two victims were shot and later died at the hospital, Crowley Police Chief Jimmy Broussard said.

One suspect, Raphues Joseph aka “Tonky”, surrendered to police Crowley Police and was arrested for two counts of second-degree murder.

Joseph is being held at the Acadia Parish Jail on an $825,000 bond.

This investigation is still ongoing, Broussard said.

If you have any information in regard to this incident, please contact Detective Ryan Temple by phone at (337) 788-4137 or Acadia Crime Stoppers.

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