Duvell London Sr. has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the St. Rose homicide on Jan. 12.
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a call shortly after 4:30 p.m. to a shooting in St. Rose.
During the investigation the victim, a 54-year-old Hispanic male of Avondale, La., who was not named by the Sheriff’s Office, was found deceased from an apparent gunshot wound. He was located in a yard in the 100 block of Second Street of St. Rose.
Relatively early in the investigation, information was obtained by detectives leading to London’s detention, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
The incident is still under investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact Detective Jenni Barrette of the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office at (985) 783-1135 or (985) 783-6807.