OPSO Arrests Suspect in Armed Robbery
At approximately 4 p.m. Monday, December 29th, 2014, Ouachita Parish Deputies responded to a reported disturbance involving a shooting in the Town and Country area of Ouachita Parish. The subsequent investigation has led to the arrest of Jeffery Browhow, age 19, of Monroe. The suspect allegedly was armed and robbed the victim, during which a physical altercation occurred. During the struggle, the victim was shot in the hand. The victim was treated at a local hospital for the wound. The suspect, Browhow, was arrested later during the night and booked in OCC on the charge of Attempted Second Degree Murder and Armed Robbery. If you should have any further information concerning this crime, please contact the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office @ 329-1200 or Monroe Crimestoppers.