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Suspected rampage shooter in custody

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Posted: Dec 28, 2013 5:19 PM by Greg Renoud
Updated: Dec 28, 2013 5:19 PM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: Olde Town Shooting, Slidell shooting, State Police

SLIDELL - Police say, man who is suspected of killing two and injuring six in Olde Town Slidell is in jail.

22-year-old Jamieon Chatman was arrested Saturday morning. He is charged with two counts of second degree murder and six counts of attempted second degree murder.

Authorities say 22-year-old Errol Scott and 23-year-old Mark Womack, both of Slidell, died from gun related injuries.

Officials say he was arrested at his residence in Vermilion Parish without incident. He was arrested by members from the Slidell Police Department, U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force, and the Louisiana State Police

According to witnesses, a man fired shots into a crowd during an altercation as the bars were closing early Christmas morning.

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