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Murder suspect surrendered in Ascension Parish

4 years 1 week 2 days ago Tuesday, March 10 2015 Mar 10, 2015 March 10, 2015 10:34 PM March 10, 2015 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

DONALDSONVILLE - Hours after releasing his name, a suspected murderer turned himself over to sheriff's deputies Tuesday.

Shawn Broom, 26, is accused of killing 21-year-old Michael Stewart.  Investigators said Stewart was shot on the front porch of his house on St. Vincent Street around 2:30 p.m. Stewart was rushed to a local hospital, where he died a short while later.

Broom was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail and no bond has been set as of this post. He faces second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon charges.

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