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Man Arrested in Crowley Double Homicide

Crowley Police have made one arrest in connection with the double homicide that took place during a block party in Crowley.

Posted: Dec 30, 2020 4:36 PM

Crowley Police have made one arrest in connection with the double homicide that took place during a block party in Crowley. The incident occurred on December 27, 2020 in the 1000 blk of W. Hutchinson. Two victims were hit by gunfire and later died at the hospital from their injuries. One suspect Raphues Joseph “Aka Tonky” of Crowley turned himself in to Crowley Police and was arrested for two counts of 2nd degree murder. He is currently being held at the Acadia Parish Jail with a $825,000.00 bond. This investigation is still on going. If you have any information in regard to this incident, please contact Detective Ryan Temple by phone at 337-788-4137 or Acadia Crime Stoppers.

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