Johnson also was indicted with possession of a firearm or carrying a concealed weapon by a convicted felon. Both men are accused of shooting to death Melvin Webb outside a Slidell bar in the early morning hours of May 19, 2019.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested Smith Friday (November 15, 2019), with the assistance of a U.S. Marshals task force. Johnson was arrested in June.
Assistant District Attorney Blair Alford presented the case to the grand jury on November 7, 2019.