Second person arrested in double shooting on
- The Kenner Police Department has arrested and charged a second
person in relation to the October 16, 2011, double shooting
which occurred in the 5500 block of Janice Avenue, Kenner.
On Tuesday, November 1, 2011, Antoinette Kelly, 29, of
2111 St. Anthony Street, New
Orleans, was located and taken into
custody by members of the U.S.
Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force at her home in New Orleans.
Kelly was charged by Kenner Police with the crimes of
first degree murder concerning the shooting death of Matthew
Dupuy 23, of Kenner, and the attempted first degree murder
of a 22 year old victim who remains hospitalized due to
complications from her gunshot wounds.
Kelly is the girlfriend of Frederick Ross, 24, who was arrested
shortly after the shooting occurred.
Through the investigation it was learned that Kelly drove
Ross to the home on Janice Avenue and
upon entering the residence locked the door and remained at the
door as a guard until the shooting began.
Kelly did not attempt to prevent the shooting nor did she
attempt to assist the victims.
At the time of this press release; Kelly remains in
custody; no bond has been set.
Caraway urges anyone with information concerning this incident,
to call the Kenner Police Department at (504) 712-2222 or
Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.
Charlotte Synigal is in charge of the investigation.