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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Suspect Booked With Second Degree Murder Of A 15-Year Old Male

May 28, 2014

Zachery Gibson 7-27-94 was booked with the Murder of a Tremain Robinson.  The incident took place May 23, 2014 in the 6200 block of Eads Street at approximately 11:20 P.M.

Police responded to a call of several people shot and upon their arrival found Tremain Robinson shot, four females and three other males shot.  Robinson died at the hospital. 

Detectives learned the victims were at a graduation party when and argument ensued and believe that at least one suspect began firing striking the victims.

Through the course of the investigation Detective Barret Morton identified Zachery Gibson as a suspect and obtained an Arrest Warrant for Second Degree Murder that was signed by a Magistrate Judge. 

This morning at approximately 7:30 A.M., the NOPD VOWS and the FBI Violent Crime Task Force arrested Gibson in his house in the 2400 block of Sixth Street without incident.  Gibson did not give a statement and he was transported to Lock Up and booked with Second Degree Murder and an Outstanding Warrant.

The investigation is ongoing.      

Homicide Detective Barret Morton is in charge of the investigation.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward.   Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to CRIMESTOPPERS at www.crimestoppersgno.org

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.  

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Officer Garry Flot

 
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Last updated: 10/29/2014 1:36:30 PM

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