St. John sheriff's deputies arrested Edwin Duhe Jr., 50, at his LaPlace Ash Street home Tuesday morning March 27, 2012, Duhe was booked with second-degree murder in that killing and is being held in the parish jail.
Murdered Victim Information:
Name: Eugene Maxent
SJSO Item Number: 2003-33840
Investigator: Det. Freddie A Young
Phone: (985) 652-9513 Ext: 8777
Investigator: Major Robert Hay
Phone: (985) 652-6338 or (985) 359-8769
On 10-27-03 at approximately 4:37 A.M. the subject depicted in the photograph above was the victim of a murder that occurred on Fir St. in LaPlace, La. At the time of said incident Eugene Maxent, the victim of said crime, appeared to have been riding or sitting
on a 26 in. Murray bicycle.
As of this date no one has been brought to justice for this crime. This flyer is an appeal to anyone who may have any information, no matter how insignificant it may seem. Crimes of this nature are sometimes brought to closure by the smallest of details. Any information could be important, and would be greatly appreciated.
Mr. Maxent’s murder was a tragic occurrence, and his killer should not go unpunished.
Crime Stoppers is offering the incentive of a $10,000.00 reward for information leading
to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for this terrible crime. Any
information received is strictly confidential. Please contact Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111 or Det. Freddie A. Young at (985) 652-9513 Ext. 8777.
St John the Baptist Parish