Ponchatoula man wanted for weekend homicide

Ponchatoula man wanted for weekend homicide
Adrian Morquedo Rubio, 37 (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)

PONCHATOULA (WVUE) - The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for a homicide suspect.

Detectives are looking for 37- year old Adrian Morquedo Rubio of Ponchatoula.

Rubio’s birth name is Moises Meraz Rodriguez.

Rubio is accused of shooting 29-year-old Hammond resident Sergio Galindo, Jr. outside of a home on North Thibodeaux Rd. in Ponchatoula.

Police say Rubio and the victim were in a verbal altercation before the shooting.

Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Rubio is asked to contact the TPSO (985-345-6150) or Crime Stoppers at 800.554.5245. Detective Kovan Banks is the lead investigator.

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