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NOPD Searches for Subject Wanted for Fifth District Homicide

by Gary S. Scheets

June 6, 2019

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Fifth District, Homicide

NOPD Searches for Subject Wanted for Fifth District Homicide

The NOPD is searching for a subject wanted for a homicide in the Fifth District.

On May 26, 2019 at around 9:58 p.m., NOPD Fifth District officers responded to an aggravated battery by shooting in the 2200 block of St. Anthony Street. Upon arrival a victim was located and pronounced deceased on scene.

Through investigation, Philip Soublet (B/M DOB: DOB: 07/06/1990) was identified as the perpetrator. Soublet is wanted for second-degree murder, attempted murder, and an armed robbery that occurred in the Fifth District.

Anyone with information on this incident or the whereabouts of Philip Soublet is asked to contact Detective Daniel Hiatt or any NOPD Homicide Unit detective at 504-658-5300, or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll-free at 1-877-903-7867.