Sketch released of suspect in New Orleans East double murder _lowres

Composite sketch of suspect in New Orleans east

The New Orleans Police Department has released a composite sketch of a suspect in a shooting that claimed the lives of Cinque Stallworth, 38, and Kimberly Gerdes, 40, in the 11800 block of Curran Boulevard on Friday.

Police said they responded to the scene around 11:00 p.m. to find both people shot in the head. Stallworth was pronounced dead on the scene and Gerdes died at a hospital.

The suspect police are looking for was described as a black male in his late 30s, 5’10” to 5’11” tall, and weighing around 230 to 240 pounds. He wore a brown t-shirt and blue jean.

Homicide Detective Ryan Aucoin is leading the investigation and can be reached at (504) 658-5300.