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NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:  Lt. Wayne McInnis

Email:     wmcinnis@kennerpd.com  

Office:    (504) 712-2234

Date:      February 17, 2012

 

KENNER POLICE CHARGE SUSPECT FOR JULY 2011 MURDER IN KENNER  

Kenner - KENNER POLICE HAVE CHARGED JOSHUA PRESTON, 20 YEARS OF AGE, FROM 2310 MAGIC STREET, NEW ORLEANS, FOR THE JULY 16, 2011 MURDER OF ALFONSO RAMOS-SILVA THAT OCCURRED IN THE 900 BLOCK OF ROOSEVELT BLVD IN KENNER.

MR. ALFONSO RAMOS-SILVA WAS SHOT AND KILLED DURING ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY IN JULY 2011.

JOSHUA PRESTON CURRENTLY IN THE JEFFERSON PARISH CORRECTION CENTER ON UNRELATED CHARGES WAS BOOKED LATE LAST NIGHT FOR FIRST DEGREE MURDER, ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY AND ILLEGAL USE OF WEAPONS.

Chief Steve Caraway urges anyone with information concerning this incident, to call the Kenner Police Department at (504) 712-2222, or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. 

DET J. MCRAE is investigating this incident. 

 

Steve Caraway

Chief of Police

 

 
 
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Kenner, LA. 70062

(504) 712-2200

 
 
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