LABADIEVILLE- Assumption Parish Sheriff, Mike
Waguespack reported that on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at
approximately 9:14pm, the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office received a
telephone call from a concerned citizen stating that there was a male subject
lying in a yard, in the 100 block of Violet Street, located in the Labadieville
community, and was possibly intoxicated.
Upon the arrival of patrol deputies,
it was determined that the subject was unresponsive and rescue units were
Once medical units arrived and the
subject was further evaluated, it was determined that the subject was deceased. The victim is identified as a 20 year old
male named Daquan Rainey. Rainey had
recently moved to Assumption Parish with relatives and was a former resident of
Houma. Mr. Rainey was pronounced
deceased at the scene by the Assumption Parish Coroner’s Office and his body
has been transported to the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office to determine the
exact cause of death.
The facts in regards to the manner
of Rainey’s death are unknown at this time and has been ruled a homicide. Detectives with the sheriff’s office are
investigating this crime.
There is a reward of $1,000.00 being
offered by the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office for any information leading
to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the homicide of
Daquan Rainey. If you have any
information in relation to the homicide of Daquan Rainey, please call the
Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office at (985) 369-2912, or the Detective Bureau
at (985) 526-1627; specifically Captain Darren Crochet (985) 665-9780 or
Sergeant Jason Terry (985) 526-1627.