Police Arrest Murder Suspect After Man Hunt

WANTEDJulius Jamal Garnett, age 28, of 4015 Lakeside Drive, Alexandria, LA is in custody after a 24 hour manhunt. Garnett surrendered to Alexandria Police Detectives at approximately 7:00 p.m. on July 26. Garnett was taken into custody by Detectives and booked into the Rapides Parish Jail without incident.

Garnett has been charged with 1 count of Second Degree Murder in the May 9, 2014, death of Pamela Carnahan. Forensic testing played a key role in solidifying Garnett as a suspect. Additional details cannot be released at this time due to the sensitive nature of the investigation.

The Alexandria Police would like to thank the public for all assistance rendered in helping to locate Garnett.