Waguespack reports that on Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at approximately
12:27am, Assumption Parish Dispatch received a call about a shooting at the Alexis
Sports Bar in the 6000 block of Highway 308.
The victim, Franky Joseph, B/M age 33 of Donaldsonville had been in a
physical altercation with Matthew Jordan III. Mr. Joseph was transported to Our Lady Of The
Lake Assumption Community Hospital by Acadian Ambulance where he was pronounced
dead. His body has been sent to the
Orleans Parish Coronorís Office for autopsy.
The suspect was identified as Matthew Jordan III, B/M age 25 of 3230
Wire Lane, Donaldsonville, La.
turned himself in at the Criminal Investigation Division a few hours
later. After being interviewed by
detectives, Matthew Jordan III was booked in the Assumption Parish
Detention Center on September 14th, 2014 for LRS 14:30.1 Second
Degree Murder. The bond for Matthew
Jordan III has not been set at this time and he has not bonded out as of the
time of this release.
This is an ongoing investigation and Detective Captain Darren
Crochet is the lead investigator on this case.
If you have any information concerning this case or others, please
contact the Criminal Investigative Division at 985-526-1627 or Communications Division
For additional information concerning this News
Release, contact Sheriff Mike Waguespack at 985-637-6392 or Public Information
Officer, Robert Martin at 985-369-7281 or 985-398-0430.