Jamin LaRod Robinson, 21, was left for dead after being struck by a vehicle 07/23/10 in Independence, Louisiana. He succumbed to his injuries 07/25/10. The driver fled the scene.
He loved his family, his church and his work.1 He is interred at Holly Gardens Cemetery in Hammond.
Jamin was found just before 11pm lying in a ditch on Kemp Street, near his Kraft Road residence. He was barely alive, suffering from critical injuries when found. He had no open wounds, and there was no blood at the scene.
He was taken to Lallie Kemp Hospital, underwent surgery at St. Tammany Medical Center, then transferred to New Orleans University Hospital where he died 07/25/10.2
A motive has not been determined, and no arrests have been made.3 The Independence Police Department led the original investigation before it was turned over to the Tangipahoa Sheriff’s Office.4
My research revealed very little about the crime against Jamin or his background. If you have a reputable source of information for either, please let me know so it can be incorporated into this summary.
Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is working to solve the Jamin Robinson case and bring his killer(s) to justice. If you have information about this crime, please call (985) 345-6150.
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- Hammond Daily Star FaceBook Page, 07/28/10 post. [↩]
- WAFB Channel 9: Town sees first homicide in 7 years, autopsy planned, aired 07/26/10. [↩]
- Tangipahoa Sheriff’s Office: Cold Case Crime Stoppers, accessed 10/24/20. [↩]
- The Daily Star: Cold Case from 2010, published 05/20/20. [↩]