Jordan Mikole Davis and Robert Louis Davis. (Special to the American Press)
Authorities on Monday were still searching for a Lake Charles man accused of shooting to death a fellow patron of a local nightclub early Sunday. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office said Jordan Mikole Davis, 23, 1835 Rena St., is suspected of killing 33-year-old Quincy James Lede, of Lake Charles, around 4:30 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot of The Keg, a nightclub located at 4010 Goodman Lane, on the east side of Lake Charles. (Lance Traweek / American Press)
Last Modified: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 8:51 AM
A Lake Charles man wanted for a murder at a local nightclub early Sunday morning was arrested Tuesday night in Beaumont, Texas, authorities said.
Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Kim Myers said Beaumont law enforcement arrested 23-year-old Jordan Mikole Davis, 1835 Rena St., around 9:30 p.m.
Myers said the Sheriff’s Office received information that Davis was in Beaumont and requested assistance from Texas law enforcement.
Authorities said Davis shot 33-year-old Quincy James Lede, of Lake Charles, around 4:30 a.m. Sunday after an altercation at The Keg spilled into the parking lot.
The Keg is located at 4010 Goodman Lane.
Davis is charged with second-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. His bond was set at $350,000.
He was previously convicted on a drug charge.
Davis’ cousin, 23-year-old Robert Louis Davis, 1701 Legion St., was arrested after the killing and charged with being an accessory after the fact to second-degree murder.