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4-year-old’s death ruled as homicide, father arrested on murder charges, Opelousas police say | Crime/Police – New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans, Louisiana 2021-11-24 23:10:00 –

Opelousas police have ruled the death of a four-year-old child a murder and arrested his father following the results of an autopsy earlier this week, officials said.

Police were initially warned on November 21 about the suspicious death of their child, Reina Richard.

Richard’s father, Joseph C. Mayon Jr., 36, was arrested on charges of one murder and two atrocities against the boy, according to Opelousas police.

He is currently in St. Laundry Parish Prison.

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