A man and woman were arrested on Saturday for an October shooting in Marrero that Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies said claimed its victim months later.
Deputies booked Carl Brown Jr., 30, and Ashante Harris, 24, on first degree murder in connection with the shooting death of Marrero man Isaac Jones, 44. Jones was shot in the 600 block of Meyers Boulevard in Marrero on Oct. 29, according to Sheriff’s Office spokesman Col. John Fortunato. On Jan. 10, authorities said, Jones complained of difficulty breathing and was taken to the Ochsner Medical Center Westbank, where he died.
Both Brown and Harris remained at the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna on Monday.