Two killed in weekend shooting in Louisiana lounge
MARKSVILLE, La. (AP) - A man has been arrested in a weekend shooting at a lounge in Louisiana that left two men dead.
Marksville police told news outlets the shooting happened around 1 a.m. Sunday and killed 20-year-old Taji Simon Jr. and 27-year-old Derrick McGlory. The Marksville men were declared dead at the scene. Twenty-seven-year-old Jimmie McGlory has been arrested and charged with two counts of first-degree murder.
McGlory was being held in the Avoyellas Parish Detention Center. There was no word on whether he has an attorney. A news release from the police department did not say whether there is a relationship between Derrick McGlory and Jimmie McGlory.
There was also no mention of a motive in the shootings. The investigation is continuing.