According to the report, detectives identified Williams as the triggerman, who allegedly shot his victim multiple times and left him lying in the road. NOPD obtained a warrant for Williams’ arrest on a charge of second-degree murder.
Williams is currently jailed in the Orleans Parish Justice Center on multiple charges after his arrest on June 23 for a separate homicide incident that occurred on April 30 in the 100 block of Verret Street.
He was rebooked accordingly on Aug. 9 in connection with the June 16 shooting.
Anyone with additional information on this incident is asked to contact NOPD Homicide Unit Detective Ryan Aucoin at 504-658-5300.