New Orleans Police seek man wanted in connection to Canal Street death

New Orleans Police obtained an arrest warrant for a man wanted in connection to a killing on Canal Street earlier this month.

After an investigation, detectives have identified 21-year-old Anfernee Devante Steele as the perpetrator of the incident that occurred Oct. 6 in the 500 block of Canal Street, according to New Orleans Police.

Steele is wanted on suspicion of one count of second-degree murder and one count of second-degree cruelty to juveniles.

Anyone with additional information on this incident or on Steele’s whereabouts is asked to contact Homicide Detective Barrett Morton at 504-658-5300. Anonymous callers can contact Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 877-903-7867.