POSTED: Monday, December 10, 2012 - 1:15pm
UPDATED: Monday, December 10, 2012 - 1:19pm
SLIDELL, LA (NBC33) — A man was shot and killed outside a nightclub in the Slidell area in the early morning on Sunday, Dec. 9.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident happened at Gloria’s Bayou Lounge located on Salmen Street in Slidell. We’re told the suspect and victim were involved in a verbal fight in the parking lot of the business. The suspect then pulled out a gun and shot the victim, then fled the scene in a blue, 4-door sedan.
The 43-year-old victim was transported to the Slidell Memorial Hospital, where he later died as a result of his injury.
Deputies have now identified the suspect as Dwight Ambo, 22. They believe he might be hiding out with family members in the city of New Orleans.
If you know anything about this incident, call Crime Stoppers at (877) 903-STOP (7867).