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Detectives arrest 2 suspects in murder of man gunned down in driveway

Posted: Updated: June 11, 2014 04:52 PM
Sylvester LeBlanc (Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office) Sylvester LeBlanc (Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office)
Barry Lee Diggs Barry Lee Diggs
DONALDSONVILLE, LA (WAFB) -

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested two men in connection with the murder of Quincy Nicholas of Donaldsonville in December.

Detectives arrested Sylvester LeBlanc, 20, of Donaldsonville, and Barry Lee Diggs, 57, of New Orleans, on Wednesday. Diggs was already in the Ascension Parish jail for the murder of Fred Martin Jr.

They are charged with first-degree murder, armed robbery, and illegal use of a weapon.

Nicholas, 34, was gunned down in his own driveway on First Street in Donaldsonville on Dec. 22. His family held an anti-violence vigil in his memory on Christmas Eve.

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