NOPD names suspect in murder of AmeriCorps volunteer
Jay Vise Reporting
Investigators have named a suspect wanted in the murder of 18-year-old Joseph Massenburg, an Americorps worker gunned down on April 1. Massenburg was shot several times in the 1500 block of Eagle Street as he was talking on his mobile phone outside his residence.
Police are looking for 18-year-old Glen Emerson (above.) According to detectives, Emerson was the driver of a white Lexus SUV from which a gunman shot Massenburg several times. The suspect reportedly has a long criminal history.
NOPD Officer Frank Robertson says detectives still needs the public's assistance in locating the white Lexus SUV and other suspect(s) in the shooting.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.