Earl Lee Johnson Jr. Murdered Janice David: Police – What We Know!

Earl Lee Johnson Jr. (center) escorted by Baton Rouge police.

Earl Lee Johnson (heart).

A person choked, beat, and stabbed a lady to dying in a killing broadcast on Fb Dwell, in accordance with police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Earl Lee Johnson Jr., 35, faces a rely of first-degree homicide for allegedly killing Janice David, 34. Native police say they realized concerning the murder after already arresting the person for stealing a automotive.

In line with officers, David was discovered lifeless in a automobile at 3636 South Sherwood Forest Boulevard round 9:52 p.m. Monday night time. State police instructed the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Workplace of a Fb Dwell video through which a person stabbed a lady. Deputies discovered the automobile, cops stated.

“Baton Rouge Police Officers arrested EARL LEE JOHNSON JR, 35, 12615 BRITIAN DR yesterday night round 5:25pm previous to being conscious of his involvement in David’s homicide,” cops wrote.

Johnson was initially arrested for stealing a automobile, authorities stated. He was charged with theft of a motorcar, and aggravated flight kind an officer.

Police suppose Johnson and David used medicine closely over a number of days earlier than the homicide, spokesman Lt. L’Jean McKneely instructed The New Orleans Advocate. He cited proof together with Johnson talking to police.

Somebody noticed video of the assault from Fb Dwell, and instructed Fb, he stated. The corporate then instructed Louisiana State Police. McKneely referred to as the alleged homicide a “very ugly, very evil act” through which Johnson choked, beat, and stabbed David. He then tried to set the automotive on fireplace, McKneely stated.

The post-mortem is reportedly pending.

As for the opposite expenses, a resident reported the automotive stolen earlier than 5 p.m. on Monday, the lieutenant stated. Johnson led officers on a brief chase, he stated.

[Image via Baton Rouge Police Department]

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