FBI New Orleans
Craig C. Betbeze
(504) 816-3274
July 18, 2014

FBI Arrests Suspect Wanted for Second-Degree Murder

Yesterday afternoon, at approximately 4:45 p.m., the FBI New Orleans Violent Crime Task Force (NOVCTF), in cooperation with the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) Homicide Section, arrested Christopher Michael Dixon, a black male, born December 12, 1985, in the 1500 block of Flood Street in New Orleans, Louisiana, on a charge of second-degree murder.

As a result of a joint NOPD and FBI NOVCTF investigation, Dixon and Jeremiah Washington, a black male, born January 20, 1986, are both wanted in connection with the May 26, 2014 shooting of Korey Reed, which occurred in the 1900 block of Charbonnet Street in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Dixon was booked into Orleans Parish Prison.

Jeremiah Washington is currently at large and is being sought by the FBI NOVCTF and NOPD. Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to call the FBI New Orleans Field Office at 504-816-3000 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.