72°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Mon
83°
71°
80%
Tue
84°
71°
60%
Wed
84°
71°
80%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

La. man wanted in slaying arrested at Miss. casino

2 years ago December 14, 2012 Dec 14, 2012 Friday, December 14 2012 Friday, December 14, 2012 10:27:17 AM EST in News
Source: Associated Press

BILOXI, Miss.- A 22-year-old man wanted for a shooting death in Louisiana has been taken into custody at a Biloxi casino.

Police say Dwight Travis Ambo, of Pearl River, La., was arrested early Friday morning in the Dec. 9 death of Sherman Deas.

Biloxi Police Chief John Miller says Ambo and Precious Jolisa Thompson of Slidell were guests of the IP Casino hotel.

Miller says Thompson faces a charge of accessory after the fact of homicide.

After evacuating several other rooms on the floor, Miller says SWAT members surprised the pair.

Ambo and Thompson are being detained at the Harrison County Jail pending extradition to St. Tammany Parish.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
PM T-Storms
85°
73°
Mon
T-Storms
83°
71°
Tue
Scattered T-Storms
84°
71°
Wed
T-Storms
84°
71°
Thu
Scattered T-Storms
84°
72°