PERSON OF INTEREST SOUGHT IN OCTOBER 2014 LOWER NINTH WARD MURDER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
01/07/2015
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.
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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.

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Officer Frank B. Robertson, III

Thanks,

Gregory Lirette

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