Second arrest made in murder of Crowley teen

Photo Courtesy: Crowley Police Department

CROWLEY, La. (KLFY) – Police have arrested a second man in connection with the July 30, 2016, murder of 19-year-old Jarai Andrus.

Andrus was shot to death while sitting in his vehicle in the 600 block of Ross Avenue.

Crowley Police Jimmy Broussard said Taylor Wheeler, 17, was arrested today. The first suspect, Marcus Miller was arrested on Monday.

Wheeler and Marcus Miller have been charged with one count of second-degree murder, two counts of attempted second-degree murder, two counts of aggravated kidnapping and two counts of aggravated assault with a firearm.

Both are currently being held in the Acadia Parish Jail on a $520,000 bond.

Broussard said detectives are still following leads which may lead to more arrests.

 

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