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Grand jury indicts Opelousas man in fatal shooting near catholic church

Darrell Davis

A grand jury in St. Landry Parish has indicted an Opelousas man on charges of second-degree murder on Tuesday.

43-year-old Darrel D. Davis was formally charged on Tuesday in connection with the fatal shooting death of 34-year-old Jimmy Jones on October 28, 2018. Jones, a Texas native, was shot near St. Landry Catholic Church.

Following the shooting, Davis was arrested and booked on charges of second-degree murder.

Read more about the shooting below:

Opelousas man arrested for fatal shooting near St. Landry Church, victim named

St. Landry Catholic Church praying for peace after deadly shooting

Ryan Richard

Ryan Richard

Web Producer at KATC TV 3 Acadiana's News Channel
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