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St. Martin Crime Stoppers: Help needed solving homicide

Posted: 2:41 PM, Feb 08, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-08 18:43:44-05

Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office need your help with identifying two male suspects wanted in connection with a shooting in the Cecilia area.

On Friday, December 23, 2016, deputies responded to a shooting in the 1100 block of Orchard Park Drive. Lionel Potier was found fatally shot outside of his home. Around 10:00 p.m., a white SUV was seen entering the area and leaving around the time that the homicide took place.

One suspect is described  as 5’7 – 5’10, 200 pounds, and has a possible bald spot on the back of his head.

The second suspect is described as 5’7,  200 pounds, with a full beard and goatee.

If you can identify these suspects or have any information regarding this homicide, contact St. Martin Crime Stoppers. All callers remain anonymous and are eligible to receive a $1,000 cash reward.