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2 arrested, 1 still wanted in deadly May shooting in Donaldsonville

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is now searching for one person in connection with a deadly shooting after two suspects were arrested.
Published: Jun. 7, 2022 at 12:37 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 14, 2022 at 4:34 PM CDT
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DONALDSONVILLE, La. (WAFB) - The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is now searching for one person in connection with a deadly shooting after two suspects were arrested.

Johntez Ezeff
Johntez Ezeff(Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office)

Detectives said Cedrick Mumphrey, 37, of Donaldsonville, was killed in the shooting on West Second Street on May 30. They added Johntez Ezeff, 21, of Donalsonville, and a 17-year-old young man were arrested on Tuesday, June 14.

Donovan Starks
Donovan Starks(Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office)

Deputies said Donovan Starks, 21, of Gonzales, is still wanted.

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APSO reported Ezeff and the teen were arrested on charges of second-degree murder, attempted second-degree murder, illegal use of weapons, aggravated damage to property, and simple criminal damage to property but the 17-year-old is facing an additional charge of illegal possession of a firearm by a juvenile.

The sheriff’s office said Starks is wanted on the same charges as Ezeff.

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