Suspect wanted in shooting death turns himself in

St. Charles Parish police arrested Sidney K. Smith, 22, the accused killer of a 28-year-old man in New Sarpy Saturday, April 18, 2015. (Photo provided by St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office)

DESTREHAN, La. (AP) – A suspect in St. Charles Parish’s first homicide of the year has turned himself in. Times-Picayune ( ) reports 22-year-old Sidney K. Smith has been charged with second-degree murder. St. Charles Parish deputies say Smith was wanted in the death of 28-year-old Warren Sanders Saturday night in Destrehan. He turned himself in on Sunday.

Witnesses say they saw Smith confront Sanders about Smith’s girlfriend. Smith then brandished a handgun and fired multiple times at Sanders.

It is unclear if Smith has a lawyer.

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