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22-year-old Rayne man killed in shooting late Saturday evening

On July 17, 2021, at 11:53 PM, the Rayne Police Department responded to multiple shots at King City Grocery Store, located in the 200 block of West Jeff Davis Avenue.

Officers located Jonathan Dixon, 22, of Rayne deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.

On July 20, 2021, at 7:40 p.m., detectives arrested Edward Dontreal Nickson (age 26) of Rayne for his involvement in the murder of Johnathan Dixon. Nickson was booked into the APSO Jail.

The investigation remains open and more arrests are imminent.