On July 17, 2022, the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office began investigating the disappearance of 22 year-old Tywonne "Day-Day" Neal of Hammond. Chief Jimmy Travis reports that Neal's remains have been located and three persons are in custody, each charged with First Degree Murder, Armed Robbery with a gun and Obstruction of Justice.
On August 2, 2022 the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office accompanied by members of LASAR (Louisiana Search and Rescue) went to Singing Waterfalls Road in Husser, Louisiana where they were able to locate the remains of Neal in a shallow grave.
On August 3, 2022 detectives arrested 20 year-old Zoei Casnave of Folsom and 24 year-old Dominick Brumfield of Hammond. A third suspect, 22 year-old Milton Clark III of Covington was taken into custody by the US Marshal Service along with Customs and Border Patrol while working on a tugboat in the Gulf of Mexico. Milton was transported and booked into a correctional facility in Texas where he will be extradited back to Louisiana at a later date.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office would like to thank the Hammond Police Department, LASAR, the US Marshall Service and Customs and Border Patrol for their assistance in this homicide investigation along with the tips from the public in helping bring this case to a close.
**All persons accused of a crime are innocent until proven guilty.