WALKER, La. (BRPROUD) – The Walker Police Department responded to a shooting around 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4.
The shooting on Travis St. at Jim Tilley St. took the life of Marrece Felder, 27, of Walker.
Felder was taken to a local hospital after being shot three times.
The 27-year-old was pronounced dead at the hospital.
According to Walker Police Spokesman, Captain John Sharp, “police believe that the shooting occurred after an ongoing dispute involving the victim escalated into a physical fight, during which an as yet unnamed suspect shot the victim.”
The Walker Police Department has made an arrest in this case.
23-year-old Landen Mekale Harper was arrested and booked into the Livingston Parish Detention Center.
Harper was charged with Second Degree Murder and bond has been set at $250,000.