A warrant was issued last week for Smith's arrest on the charge of second degree murder following a grand jury indictment. STPSO detectives have been working with their counterparts with the U.S. Marshal’s Service to locate Smith.
Smith was located outside a business near the intersection of Gause Boulevard and Front Street in Slidell. He was taken into custody without incident and will be booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail for L.R.S. 14:30.1 Second-degree murder in connection with a homicide that occurred May 19, 2019 at a business on Salmen Street in Slidell.