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New Orleans man arrested in Texas with dead body in trunk of car

November 1, 2017  |  Posted by: Francesca Falzarano
New Orleans man arrested in Texas with dead body in trunk of car

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Authorities discovered a woman’s remains inside a man’s trunk in New Orleans’ after he began shooting at another driver during a road rage altercation in Texas.

According to the Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office, the 33-year-old Freddy Gilbert, 33, opened fire on another car with four people inside on Sunday. Authorities said no one was injured in the shooting.

Soon after the shootout, a Kaufman County deputy noticed Gilbert’s vehicle tried to pull him over, but he wouldn’t stop.

After a short pursuit, police officials said Gilbert crashed into the highway’s median. He was then arrested without incident.

Gilbert told the arresting deputy that he there was a dead woman in his trunk, WWLTV reported.

Officers recovered a woman’s body inside who has been identified as Jac Quisha Isaac, 19, of Dallas.

Gilbert is currently in police custody awaiting arraignment.

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