Dedrick Charles Labee, 61, of Tickfaw has been arrested and booked with the murder of Wayne Bourliea, 36, of Hammond.

Killed by multiple shots, Bourliea was found lying on the floor of his place of employment, Z Equipment, on Wednesday morning.

In an investigation that lasted two days, detectives conducted interviews and took Labee into custody without incident.

He is charged with first degree murder, armed robbery, and obstruction of justice, Edwards announced Thursday evening.

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