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Second suspect booked in Harvey double murder

3 years 5 months 4 hours ago August 19, 2013 Aug 19, 2013 Monday, August 19 2013 August 19, 2013 6:37 AM in News

GRETNA - The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force has apprehended 20-year-old Irvin Harris of Harvey, who faces two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of two Southern University students.

Nikiayn Westerfield and Dave Harrison were found shot to death Aug. 13 in a car in Harvey.

Harris was arrested Friday afternoon at a friend's house in New Orleans.

His alleged accomplice, 19-year-old Jeremy Coleman of Waggaman, was arrested last week and booked with second-degree murder.

Police believe the shootings were drug related.

It was unclear whether the men have attorneys.

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