Final suspect arrested in Dec. 15 Donaldsonville homicide

Final suspect arrested in Dec. 15 Donaldsonville homicide
Jermaine Jackson (Source: APSO)

The following information is from the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office:

21-year-old Jermaine Jackson turned himself into APSO deputies shortly after 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 5.

At the time of booking, a quantity of drugs was located hiding on his person. Jackson was arrested for second-degree murder, aggravated criminal damage to property, illegal use of weapons, and contraband in penal institutions prohibited.

He was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail where no bond has been set.

Deputies located four black males in the 500 block of St. Patrick Street in Donaldsonville on Dec. 29, however, Jermaine Jackson was not one of them.

Deputies obtained a search warrant for the residence and located several guns inside the residence, one being stolen from Assumption Parish.

Deputies learned that one of the occupants, 22-year-old Peter Henderson III, is a convicted felon and is on probation for simple robbery. 22-year-old Derrick Jackson Jr. had several bench warrants and was also detained.

Derrick Jackson
Derrick Jackson (Source: APSO)

Peter Henderson IV and another occupant, Trevon Henderson left the scene prior to deputies executing the search warrant, however a warrant has been obtained for illegal possession of stolen firearms.

Peter Henderson IV
Peter Henderson IV (Source: APSO)
Trevon Henderson
Trevon Henderson (Source: APSO)

Peter Henderson III was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and illegal possession of a stolen firearm.

Peter Henderson III
Peter Henderson III (Source: APSO)

Derrick Jackson Jr. was arrested and charged with illegal possession of a stolen firearm.

Deputies are still searching for Jermaine Jackson, who is wanted in the murder of Rhyeme Stevenson that occurred on Dec. 15. They are also searching for 20-year-old Peter Henderson IV and 19-year-old Trevon Henderson for illegal possession of a stolen firearm.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-4636 or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers at 225-344- STOP (7868). To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers immediately.

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