Terrebonne deputies believe murder was drug-related

Tyrone Walls Jr., 25 (Photo provided by TPSO)
Tyrone Walls Jr., 25 (Photo provided by TPSO)

Gray, La. - Terrebonne Parish deputies are gathering leads in a Sunday night murder that occurred inside a mobile home.

Sheriff Jerry Larpenter says detectives responded to a shooting around 10:30 p.m. at 426 Champion St. in the town of Gray.  Once inside, deputies found the 25-year-old man dead in the kitchen area of the trailer. He has been identified as Tyrone Walls, Jr.

Information gathered at the scene leads detectives to believe that this murder was possibly drug-related.

Detectives are asking for anyone with information to call the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office at (985) 876-2500 or Crimestoppers at 1 (800)743-7433. Callers may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000.00 for any information leading to the arrest of the suspects.  The caller does not have to give their name in order to receive the cash reward.