NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police have arrested a man they believe pulled in a Little Woods neighborhood homicide.
Police have arrested and charged Kyron Theophile, 31, in connection with a homicide that occurred on Dec. 2 in the 7500 block of Forest Glen Road.
Just before 4 a.m. police responded the report of a shooting near the intersection of Forest Glen Road and Castlewood Drive.
When officers arrived, they found a man, later identified as 51-year-old Gerard Avant, lying on the front porch of a residence suffering from several gunshot wounds.
Avant died at the scene.
The investigation pointed to Theophile as a suspect.
Theophile was arrested at his home and booked on a charge of second-degree murder.
Anyone with inform on this case is asked to contact
Homicide Detective Bruce Brueggeman at 504-658-5300.