Suspect charged in Louisiana shooting death of ex-NFL player McKnight

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Posted: Dec 06, 2016 10:33 AM

(Reuters) - A man suspected of shooting and killing former National Football League player Joe McKnight last week in a possible case of road rage near New Orleans has been arrested and charged with manslaughter, local media reported on Tuesday.

Ronald Gasser has been jailed in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, where the sheriff's office was preparing a news conference, WGNO-TV and other media said.

(Reporting by David Ingram in New York Editing by W Simon)