Monday’s Wheel of Justice Features Causeway Homicide and 3rd Ward Murder

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Monday’s Wheel of Justice report opened up with the murder of a man in Jefferson Parish.  Deputies say they found the man, shot several times, on Causeway Boulevard near Jefferson Highway.  The attack happened Sunday night, a little before midnight.  According to deputies, the man was seen at a nearby bar and was approached by three attackers after he left.  He died from his gunshot wounds at LSU Interim Hospital.

Monday’s report also included the murder of a man named Rakeen Holmes.  According to New Orleans police, Holmes was shot and killed at the corner of Eden and South Gayoso streets.  Holmes was the father of Keira Holmes who was shot and killed just days shy of her second birthday two years ago in Central City.

Anyone with information in either of the murder cases is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.