Joseph Walden Johnson Jr.

On April 1st, 2018 Joseph Walden Johnson Jr. was killed by police at.
Incident ID 38670
Original Source(s)
Date Created Apr 4th, 2018
Date Updated Apr 4th, 2018
Age 24
Gender Male
Race European-American/White
Incident Location
Address Railroad Avenue
City Covington
State LA
County St. Tammany
Incident Details
Date April 1st, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
About 5 a.m., deputies attempted to pull over a man believed to be involved in vehicle burglaries. Joseph Johnson fled in his car. After a brief chase, Johnson crashed into a ditch, police said. The deputies and Johnson exchanged gunfire. Johnson was shot and killed, and one of the deputies was shot and wounded.

St. Tammany Parish deputy shot, suspect killed after vehicle chase