NOPD: Man murders woman, then left scene

NOPD: Man murders woman, then left scene

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police have arrested a man accused in a June 14 murder.

The Violent Offenders Warrant Squad arrested Kenneth Murdock for principal to second-degree murder Wednesday morning.

Murdock was apprehended for the incident that took place in the 7800 block of Olive Street. At around 11 a.m., second district officers responded to a complaint call of possible forced entry into a home in the area. They then got a call about shots fired in the same area.

When police arrived, they found the body of a woman suffering from multiple gunshot wounds inside the home. She died at the scene.

Murdock was arrested at his residence, which is also on Olive Street.

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