DeSoto Parish searching for felon who had firearm

Published: Oct. 23, 2015 at 4:04 PM CDT|Updated: Nov. 6, 2015 at 5:04 PM CST
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DESOTO PARISH, LA (KSLA) - DeSoto Parish sheriff's deputies are searching for a felon wanted for having a firearm.

DeSoto Parish deputies say 28-year-old Ray Bennett Murphy of Keithville was previously convicted of felony burglary. They believe Murphy was recently in possession of a firearm.

He is described as 6'0" feet tall and 180 pounds, with brown hair and green eyes.

DeSoto Parish Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to Murphy's arrest.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Crime Stoppers line 1-800-505-7867 or DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office at 318-872-3956.

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