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One arrested, one sought in September murder in Thibodaux

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Left: Junius Thompson III  Right:  Michael Coleman Left: Junius Thompson III Right: Michael Coleman

New Orleans -- Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Deputies have arrested one man and are searching for another in the September murder of Carnell McIntyre. The 21-year-old was found on September 8th 2013, shot to death on the side of Ridgefield Road in Thibodaux. Through their investigation, detectives determined that 22-year-old Michael Coleman of Thibodaux and 23-year-old Junius Thompson III of Napoleonville are their suspects in the case. Detectives obtained arrest warrants for second degree murder on Coleman and Thompson.

According to police, Thompson turned himself in to the New Orleans Police Department on Tuesday, after learning that a warrant was out for his arrest. Thompson was booked in the Lafourche Parish Detention Center in Thibodaux. Coleman has additional warrants for simple battery, home invasion and contempt of court from Thibodaux City Court.

If you have any information that could help detectives locate Michael Coleman, you are asked to call the Bayou Region Crimestoppers at 1-800-743-7433. 

 

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