Family mourns loss of student found dead in Lake Pontchartrain

As the household of a trainee discovered dead in Lake Pontchartrain grieve their loss, they are pleading with the general public to come forward with any info surrounding his death. It has actually been precisely 2 weeks given that the household of Marquise Jones last saw him alive. His body was recuperated Thursday from the lake and stated his chauffeur’s license was still in his ownership, which is how cops had the ability to recognize him. Jones was an honor trainee at Southern University studying to be a nurse. His household explained what the last 2 weeks have actually resembled not understanding what occurred to him. “It was extremely hard,” stated Monica Populist, his auntie. “It was torture not knowing and wondering. It was a horrible feeling and you don’t wish it on your worst enemy. It has been the longest two weeks of our lives.”Erica Jones, Marquise’s mom, states somebody understands something about what occurred to him. “Someone knows something and we need help. We need help,” stated Erica. “Marquise did not deserve what happened to him. He wasn’t the person to just go and take off and not contact someone in the family.”

As the household of a trainee discovered dead in Lake Pontchartrain grieve their loss, they are pleading with the general public to come forward with any info surrounding his death.

It has actually been precisely 2 weeks given that the household of Marquise Jones last saw him alive.

His body was recuperated Thursday from the lake and stated his chauffeur’s license was still in his ownership, which is how cops had the ability to recognize him.

Jones was an honor trainee at Southern University studying to be a nurse.

His household explained what the last 2 weeks have actually resembled not understanding what occurred to him.

“It was extremely hard,” stated Monica Populist, his auntie. “It was torture not knowing and wondering. It was a horrible feeling and you don’t wish it on your worst enemy. It has been the longest two weeks of our lives.”

Erica Jones, Marquise’s mom, states somebody understands something about what occurred to him.

“Someone knows something and we need help. We need help,” stated Erica. “Marquise did not deserve what happened to him. He wasn’t the person to just go and take off and not contact someone in the family.”

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.