LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – Sheriff’s deputies have made an arrested in connection with the disappearance of 18-year-old Jacquelyn Landry, LPSO spokesperson Cpl. John Mowell said in a news release.
The suspect, Malik Sheron Davis, 22, of Lafayette, was charged with second-degree murder and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center on May 31, 2017, according to jail records.
The sheriff’s office has released little information since the arrest.
How Davis and Landry were connected is still unclear at this time and The Sheriff’s Office did not confirm that there is evidence of a murder.
Public Information Officer John Mowell said the case is still a missing persons investigation, but they are treating it like a homicide.
Jacquelyn “Daisy Lynn” Landry went missing on Thursday, May 25, 2017.
Detectives are still investigating Landry’s disappearance and are asking anyone with information to please call the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337 232 9211 or call Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 337 232 TIPS.