Two Mississippi women arrested in connection with weekend murder of Florida tourist on Bourbon Street

Published 6:28 pm Monday, June 24, 2024

Two Mississippi women have been arrested in connection with a weekend shooting that killed a Florida tourist on Bourbon Street this weekend.

Mia Lindsey faces one count of second-degree murder and Mariah Campbell faces a charge of accessory after the fact to second-degree murder.

The two women were arrested in Columbia, Mississippi on Monday, where they remain in custody, awaiting extradition back to Louisiana.

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The two have been charged in the early Sunday morning death of Florida tourist Christopher Oatts Jr., who was shot and killed in the 600 block of Bourbon Street shortly after 4 a.m.

Anyone with additional information regarding this incident is urged to contact NOPD Homicide Section detectives at 504-658-5300.