Manslaughter Indictment Handed Down To Homeowner
According to our news partners at KATC 52 year old Marcus Johnson was indicted on manslaughter charges by a Lafayette Parish grand jury. Johnson was accused of killing an intruder at his California Street home in August.
Lafayette Police say Johnson was across the street from his home when he saw Ramsey Demouchet inside his home and shot him twice through a window. Johnson allegedly followed Demouchet outside where he shot him twice more.
Manslaughter is punishable by up to 40 years in prison.