'Person of interest' sought in 2014 7th Ward killing _lowres

Lawrence Everage

New Orleans police said they are looking for a “person of interest” in a 2014 killing in the 7th Ward that left a 23-year-old man dead.

Police said they want to question Lawrence Everage, 34, in connection with the December 29, 2014, shooting of Brandon Shelbia in the 1400 block of Kerlerec Street.

Police have asked anyone with information on Everage’s whereabouts to call Detective Clinton Givens or any NOPD Homicide detective at (504) 658-5300.