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Police arrest suspect wanted in deadly Zachary shooting

3 months 2 weeks 5 days ago Monday, February 22 2021 Feb 22, 2021 February 22, 2021 10:40 AM February 22, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ
Photo: Jeffery Neff

BATON ROUGE - Police announced Monday (Feb. 22) that a suspect tied to a deadly Feb. 7th shooting in Zachary has been captured.

Jeffery Neff, 34, was wanted on charges of second-degree murder following a fatal shooting that unfolded in Zachary's Live Oak Trace community on Hidden Pass Drive.

Officials with the East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office reported Monday that the deceased individual, 32-year-old Kylan Givens, sustained multiple gunshot wounds before passing away.

Neff had an arrest record, since 2016 he'd been taken into custody on charges of domestic abuse, stalking, and simple battery.

According to the Zachary Police Department, Neff has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder, illegal discharge of a firearm, violation of a restraining order, and stalking.

Zachary Police were assisted by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in apprehending Neff. 

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