FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sgt. Brian McGregor
Office: (504) 712-2252
Date: October 16, 2011
One person arrested in double shooting on
- The Kenner Police Department has arrested and charged
Frederick Ross, 24, of
Kenner, in reference to the double
shooting that occurred on Janice Avenue, this morning (Sunday,
October 16, 2011). Frederick Ross has been charged with the
crimes of first degree murder, attempt first degree murder,
aggravated burglary, illegal use of weapons, and illegal
possession of a firearm by a person convicted of certain
Frederick Ross is charged with the murder
of Matthew Dupuy, 23, of Kenner, and the attempted murder of a 22
victim which occurred in the 5500 block of
Matthew Dupuy’s death was pronounced
on scene, the second victim was transported to a local hospital
with multiple gunshot wounds.
Within minutes of the shooting
Frederick Ross who was identified as the shooting suspect was
found by nearby by members of the Kenner Police Department.
Frederick Ross has felony convictions;
having been convicted of the crimes of simple burglary and
possession of cocaine.
At the time of this press release;
Frederick Ross remains in custody; no bond has been set.
Chief Steve Caraway urges anyone with
information concerning this incident, to call the Kenner Police
Department at (504) 712-2222 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.
Detective Charlotte Synigal is in charge of