17-year-old Arrested For Negligent Homicide Of 15-year-old

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Members of the New Orleans Police Department arrested 17-year-old Brandon Davis wanted in connection with the negligent homicide of a 15-year-old local male. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members. The incident occurred today, shortly after 4 p.m., in the 1200-block of Mandeville Street. According to investigators, Fifth District officers responded to a call of a male shot and upon their arrival, located the victim inside of his house, suffering from apparent gunshot wound to the head. Emergency medical technicians were summoned to the scene where he was pronounced dead.As a result of the ongoing investigation, Detectives identified 17-year-old Brandon Davis as the person responsible for the negligent homicide. Later on this evening, Davis turned himself in at Police Headquarters. Detectives transported Davis to lock-up and booked him with negligent homicide.

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