Posted: Jul 7, 2011 2:19 PM
Updated: Jul 7, 2011 2:19 PM
Source: Ascension Parish SO
DONALDSONVILLE - A man accused of murder in Donaldsonville is now behind bars.
Ascension Parish deputies say Jeremy James Washington shot and killed Walter Morris Junior, Wednesday night around 9 p.m.
When deputies arrived at the scene of the murder, they disarmed Washington and took him into custody.
During a search of Washington's home, deputies found "crack cocaine" and other drug items.
Washington is charged with 2nd degree murder and drug possession.
He is being held on a $425,000 bond.