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1 arrested, 2 sought in Metairie double murder

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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