Damani Wells, one of three New Sarpy men sought in connection with a Destrehan robbery and battering of the victims, turned himself in to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office today.Wells was charged with two counts of first-degree robbery and two counts of attempted first-degree robbery, and was being held in Nelson Coleman Correctional Center.
The Sheriff’s Office is still seeking two additional suspects Antonio Payne and Tyran Joseph in the Jan. 5 robbery near Plantation Road in Destrehan.
The three suspects approached the victims implying they were armed with a weapon and took cell phones and a wallet from them, according to the Sheriff’s Office. They battered the victims and fled on foot.
Payne is approximately 6 feet tall and weighs 175 pounds. Joseph is approximately 5-foot, 9-inches tall and weighs 160 pounds.
Payne’s last known address is 229 Clement St. in New Sarpy. Joseph’s last known address was 235 Annex St. in New Sarpy.
Anyone with information in relation to the incident, or knowledge of the whereabouts of the suspects is asked to contact Detective Holly Laurent at (985)783-1135 or (985)783-6807.