DelRico L. Anderson

DelRico Anderson cold case homicideDelRico Lamont Anderson, 23, was murdered 03/13/06 in an early morning drive-by shooting on  Highway 1, just outside of Alexandria, Louisiana.1

Born in Inkster, Michigan, he lived in Alexandria about six years prior to his death. He worked at various restaurants in the area.

DelRico is survived by daughter Le’Asia, father Bennie, eight sisters and seven brothers. He is interred at Knollwood Memorial Park Cemetery in Canton, MI.2

Crime Scene

DelRico and passengers Royce Reall Taylor, 25, and Christopher Allen Thomas, 19, were returning after a night of clubbing in Avoyelles Parish (Secrets in Mansura and Jackie’s Lounge in Marksville). At around 4:30 am an individual in a late model silver/gray Chevrolet Lumina pulled along side his 1982 Oldsmobile Cutlass and open fired, at least four times, with an AK-47.3

Taylor and Thomas were not injured in the crime; however, DelRico died en route to Rapides Regional Medical Center. The fatal bullet entered his body through his left shoulder. Investigators believe he may have known the person that fatally shot him; however, they could not establish a motive.3


Inconsistencies in Dates

My research revealed conflicting dates of death for DelRico: RPSO’s cold case page shows 03/13/06, Find A Grave 03/19/06 and Obituary 03/23/06.1 2 4

Have Information?

Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is working to close the DelRico Lamont Anderson case and bring his killer(s) to justice. If you have information about this crime, please contact:

Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office
(318) 473-6727

Crime Stoppers
(318) 443-7867

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  1. Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office, Cold Case Files, accessed 07/08/20. [][]
  2. Find A Grave, accessed 07/08/20. [][]
  3. Alexandria Town Talk: Police: Shooter, victim may have known each other, page A7, published 03/22/06. [][]
  4. Alexandria Town Talk: DelRico Lamont Anderson Obituary, page C2, published 03/24/06. []

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