|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
|PERSON OF INTEREST SOUGHT IN OCTOBER 2014 LOWER NINTH WARD MURDER
NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The NOPD is requesting for the public’s assistance in locating 18-year-old Cornell Lewis, who may have critical information regarding the shooting death of 18-year-old Malik Braddy. Braddy was shot to death on Friday, October 10, 2014, at the intersection of Lizardi and North Derbigny Street.
Around 10:00 p.m., officers responded to a call of an unresponsive male in the middle of the street. Officers arrived and found Braddy suffering from multiple gunshot shot wounds to the body. He died on the scene.
A photograph of Lewis is below.
Homicide Detective Andrew Waldron is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 504-658-6080.
Crimestoppers is offering up to a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. Citizens with information regarding this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-STOP (7867). Callers do not have to leave their name nor testify in court to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.
Officer Frank B. Robertson, III