French Quarter shooting suspect arrested

French Quarter shooting suspect arrested
Monday, June 18, 2012 - 12:45pm

New Orleans Police have a man in custody in connection to an early morning killing in the French Quarter.

Jamal Claude, 27, was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder.

Police say that a man was shot multiple times in the 300 block of North Peters Street at 3:30 a.m. and died at the scene.

After locating the vehicle believed to be involved in the killing, police were involved in a brief car chase with Claude before finally arresting him.

Police say they believe the killing stemmed from an argument between the victim and Claude earlier this morning at a lounge.

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