Oct 1, 2013 9:48 AM by Ian Auzenne
A Franklin man is behind bars on first-degree murder charges in connection with Monday's homicide in Sorrel.
St. Mary Parish sheriff's deputies say 23-year-old Jazmine Jamal Jackson was arrested just before 2:00 this morning.
The victim's body was found around 2:30 Monday morning in the middle of the Sorrel Bridge Approach Road just off LA 182. Deputies say Jackson drove the victim to the scene and shot him there. Authorities pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
The victim's name is being withheld pending the notification of next of kin. The case remains under investigation.