EBRSO Looking For Suspect in Friday’s Shooting
East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for Travis Montrell Griffin, 20, of 6228 Villa Ashley Baton Rouge for the July 9th murder of Devone Johnson Sr., 30, of New Orleans.
Griffin, wanted for First Degree Murder and Attempted First Degree Murder, is a black male with brown eyes, approximately 5’5” and 150 lbs.
According to reports, Johnson was allegedly involved in a physical altercation with Griffin on the evening of July 9, 2010. Johnson, another adult and a juvenile then fled from the altercation in his vehicle. Griffin allegedly followed the victim after he exited his vehicle at the 7000 block of Videt Polk and shot him while he tried to reenter the vehicle that was still occupied by the juvenile.
Anyone with information concerning this incident or the whereabouts of the suspect is asked to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5000. Crime Stoppers is also offering a cash reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of those responsible. Contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at (225) 344- STOP or (225) 344-7867.