1 arrested, 2 sought in Metairie double murder - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports

1 arrested, 2 sought in Metairie double murder

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Garard 'Herc' Achelles (JPSO) Garard 'Herc' Achelles (JPSO)
Glenn 'Ace' Lemon (JPSO) Glenn 'Ace' Lemon (JPSO)
Jason 'Jay' Thomas (JPSO) Jason 'Jay' Thomas (JPSO)

METAIRIE, La. - One suspect was arrested Friday and two were being sought in connection with what police said were the drug-related murders of two people from Tennessee.

Demekrtic Anderson-Whitfield and Tacara Moss-Williams were shot and killed Dec. 30 on South I-10 Service Road in Metairie near Clearview Parkway.

Homicide detectives on Friday booked Garard "Herc" Achelles, 27, of Hendee Street in Algiers, with two counts of second-degree murder in the deaths.

Homicide detectives issued two additional arrest warrants Friday for Glenn "Ace" Lemon, 30, of Andover Street in Jefferson; and Jason "Jay" Thomas, 21, of Philip Street in New Orleans. Both are wanted on two counts of second-degree murder.

Lemon and Thomas remain at large. Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Sgt. Eddie Klein or Detective Thomas Gai at (504) 364-5300, or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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