New Orleans Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 20-year-old Romalis Williams and 17-year-old Ronell Martin who may have crucial information about the shooting death of an 11-year-old girl, and the injuring of her 11-year-old cousin and a local man. The incident occurred on September 2nd in the 1300 block of General Ogden Street.
Romalis Williams Ronell Martin
Homicide Detective Barret Morton is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 658-5300.
If anyone has information regarding the location of Romalis Williams and Ronell Martin, please contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or the New Orleans Police Department’s Homicide Division at 504-658-5300.
Any person who, after the commission of a felony, shall harbor, conceal, or aid the offender, knowing or having reasonable ground to believe that he has committed the felony, and with the intent that he may avoid or escape from arrest, trial, conviction, or punishment shall be charged with R.S. 14:25; Relative to Accessories After the Fact.
An accessory after the fact may be tried and punished, notwithstanding the fact that the principal felon may not have been arrested, tried, convicted, or amenable to justice.
Whoever becomes an accessory after the fact shall be fined not more than five hundred dollars, or imprisoned, with or without hard labor, for not more than five years, or both; provided that in no case shall his punishment be greater than one-half of the maximum provided by law for a principal offender.
Officer Hilal Williams