Murder suspect surrendered in Ascension Parish
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.