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Suspect identified in New Roads murder

Posted: Updated: May 5, 2013 10:58 PM
NEW ROADS, LA (WAFB) -

Investigators have named a suspect in a shooting in the parking lot of a bar that left a man dead early Sunday morning.

The Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for Joshua Louis, 25, in connection with the shooting death of Demona Brown, 36.

The shooting happened in the parking lot of Jay's Place on LA 420 in New Roads around 1:45 a.m.

Capt. Mike Juge with PCPSO said Brown was shot in the head.

Investigators reported the two men were arguing before the shooting and it is believed the dispute started two weeks ago.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Louis is asked to call the Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-694-3737.

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