The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested Montreal Delaney (19) and Ferdinand Everidge
Montreal Delaney was charged with Second Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm with an Obliterated Serial Number. Ferdinand Everidge was charged with Attempted Armed Robbery and Aggravated Assault with a Firearm.
The initial investigation into the incident, revealed Delaney went to the location with the intent of selling illegal narcotics to the victim. Once at the location, the victim and Everidge attempted to rob Delaney and an altercation ensued, during which time Delaney and Everidge both fired weapons, and the victim was struck. All parties involved are from the Slidell area.
The remains of the deceased have been turned over to the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s Office, who will make identification, notify next of kin and determine the official cause and manner of death.
The investigation remains ongoing, and no additional information is available at this time.