The St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office has identified a suspect in the death of a man earlier this week in LaPlace.
A second-degree murder warrant has been issued for Alonzo Wilkens, 23, the Sheriff’s Office said.
Investigators alleged Wilkens killed Kentrell Bailey.
Bailey was found dead Monday. Authorities have not identified a motive in his killing.
Anyone with information on Wilkens’ whereabouts is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 359-8477 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.