Two suspects arrested in East Feliciana, Zachary shootings

(LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) - Authorities have arrested the suspect accused of fatally shooting three people in East Feliciana Parish and one in Zachary. 

On Sunday, three people were fatally shot inside an East Feliciana Parish home. The three victims have been identified as Gerald Parker, Gerald Tate and Laquan Whitfield. On the same day, Christopher Price was shot and killed at the Crossroad's Grocery Store in Zachary.

Authorities with the Tuscaloosa Police Department in Alabama have taken 36-year-old Taurus Ike Hamilton into custody in connection to the four murders. 

Hamilton's mother, Belinda Folse, was also taken into custody for helping him escape from Louisiana. 

Authorities are currently working on getting both suspects transported to Louisiana. 


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