Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Department
Sheriff Butch Conway
2900 University Parkway Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Media Release – November 4, 2010
Stacey Bourbonnais – Public Information Officer
Office – 770 822-3924
For Immediate Release:
Gwinnett County Sheriff’s deputies and U. S. Marshals arrested a man Wednesday night wanted out of New Orleans for attempted murder.
Information was developed that Latrell Coleman, 18, of Harvey, Louisiana was staying at a family member’s residence on Beaver Springs Lane in Norcross and was wanted by the New Orleans Police Department for attempted 2nd degree murder. He was accused of shooting a man in the head on November 1 on Bourbon Street. The man who was shot survived.
When deputies and U.S. Marshals arrived at the Norcross residence Wednesday, they found Mr. Coleman hiding upstairs in a bedroom. He was arrested without incident and was taken to the Gwinnett County Jail where he is awaiting extradition back to New Orleans to face charges.
For more information on the attempted homicide, please contact the New Orleans Police Department.