Two Bastrop residents are behind bars on second degree murder charges.
The Bastrop Police Department has been working a homicide which occurred Nov. 12 at a residence on Summerlin Lane. Det. Eric Newnum and Captain Anthony Evans developed information in the case leading them to Desmond Campbell, 1905 Joyce Apt. 107.
After charging Campbell with second degree murder and carrying of a firearm by a convicted felon, further investigation led to the arrest of Winston S. Manning, 26, 803 Orval on charges of second degree murder, accessory after the fact and obstruction of justice.
Manning was arrested Friday morning in the case and she as well as Campbell were placed in the Morehouse Parish Jail. Campbell's bond was set at $200,000 and Manning will appear before a judge on Tuesday for a bond hearing.