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Detectives Make Arrest in 2016 Baldwin Homicide Case


St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Detectives find evidence connecting Russell Anthony Richard Jr to the 2016 death of 45- year old Reynell Lockett Richard of Baldwin LA. Detectives obtained a warrant for Russell Richard’s arrest on the charge of 2nd Degree Murder. Richard remains incarcerated at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center in Centerville.

Previous press releases on this case:

Possible Witness/Person of Interest Sought in 2016 Death Investigation Arrested in Oklahoma City, OK - Russell Anthony Richard, Jr., 51, of Baldwin, LA was arrested by Oklahoma City Police. He is awaiting an extradition hearing on a 16th Judicial District Court warrant for failure to appear on the charge of simple battery. The original press release can be read here: Questions regarding his arrest in Oklahoma City should be directed to the arresting agency, the Oklahoma City Police Department. 


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