Second suspect charged in the murder of Houma man

Second suspect charged in the murder of Houma man

HOUMA, LA (WVUE) - A second suspect was arrested in connection with the murder of a Houma man earlier this week in Houma.

Houma police have arrested Tyren L. Joseph, 20, had been charged with second-degree murder.

During their investigation detectives learned Joseph and Brandon Robinson met Kardele Johnson on the east side of Houma to buy drugs.

Joseph and Robinson got into a car with Kardele Johnson and drove to Payne Street near Tulane Street.

Once there, Kardele Johnson was shot in the head. The vehicle veered into a grassy field near that intersection and Joseph and Robinson fled the scene.

Houma Police are continuously working this investigation interviewing several witnesses.

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