Suspect in Harrison Co. murder arrested in Louisiana
POSTED: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 4:48am
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 5:43am
Tallulah, LA (KETK) — The suspect in a Harrison County murder has been arrested in Louisiana.
Corey Johnson of Jefferson, Texas was taken into custody by U.S. Marshall’s in Tallulah around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15th.
Johnson was arrested on a murder warrant from a March 23, 2014 shooting that occurred in the 100 block of West Pinecrest at the Rumors Arcade.
In the incident, officers arrived to find a black male, later identified as Jalen Juwan White of Marshall, who had been shot. White was taken to Good Shepherd Medical Center-Marshall by ambulance where he later died from his injuries.
Johnson was taken to Madison Parish Jail in Tallulah, La where he is awaiting extradition back to Texas.
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