Tommy Carson Jr death – obituary, cause of death : Tommy Carson Jr 19, of Franklin. Is dead. He died from a possible shooting on September 7th,2021.
The Iberia Parish Coroner’s Office responded to a call from concerned residence after multiple shoots were heard. Deputies on arrival found the body of a male lying in a pool of blood.
The Police in Jeanerette have identified the victim as Tommy Carson Jr., 19, of Franklin. After following up on leads police later arrested a juvenile in connection with the shooting death of a 19-year-old man early Tuesday morning.
The a 16-year-old male suspect was arrested Tuesday morning. He is being charged with one count of second-degree murder and one count of possession of a stolen firearm.
The Chief of Police Dusty Vallot said the incident happened around 1 a.m. near the intersection of Church and Pellerin streets.
According to Vallot, the investigation into the homicide is ongoing.
No bond has been set.