Man wanted in connection with fatal North 21st Street shooting

Monroe, LA – According to the police officials, the fatal shooting occurred around 10:09 p.m. late Tuesday night.

It happened in the 200 block of North 21st Street.

Monroe Police Department officers responded to a shooting call.

When the officers arrived on scene, they found one victim.

The victim, later identified as Milton Smith, suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital where he later died from his wounds.

Detectives were called to the scene and discovered a domestic incident occurred outside a residence just prior to the shooting.

During the investigation, authorities were able to establish Rufus Sellers (featured image) as the suspect.

Sellers is currently wanted for one count of Second-Degree Murder.

Please contact the Monroe Police Department at 328-329-2600 or Crimestoppers of North Delta at 328-388-CASH(2274) if you have any information about the suspect.

This incident remains under investigation.