Contact: Sgt Joe Bernhard
Public Relations Unit/Mounted Unit Supervisor
MEDIA RELEASE - 3/8/14
UPDATE ON TOLSTON HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION
On the morning of 3/6/14 the United States Marshals Service located and arrested Jimiah A. Lambert, 20, for the warrant in reference to the murder of Dontay Tolston. Lambert was booked into the Orleans Parish Prison at 11:23 A.M. on 3/6/14. The warrant is for Murder in the Second Degree with a bond of $1,000,000.00 cash only.
Columbia Police Department Detectives have already traveled to New Orleans and interviewed Lambert. Lambert is awaiting extradition to the Boone County Sheriff's Department. A photo of Lambert can be found on the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office website at www.opcso.org.