WANTED: Murder suspect accused of killing former Winnfield mayor

Oshay Booker / Source: State of Louisiana

WINN PARISH, La. (KNOE) - Authorities are looking for a man accused of murder.

The Winn Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for 39-year-old Oshay Booker. He is described as 5'09" and 159 pounds.

According to a post on Sheriff Cranford Jordan's Facebook page, the shooting happened Tuesday on Spillway Road. The suspect is believed to have fled the area in a forest green Honda Pilot. He is believed to be armed and dangerous. On Wednesday, the sheriff posted that he may be headed out of state.

Oshay's victim is former Winnfield mayor Ronald "Cloud" Goff, Oshay's step-father.

The City of Winnfield posted the following message on their Facebook page:

"The City of Winnfield mourns the loss of previous Mayor Ronald "Cloud" Goff. I’d say there’s nobody in town who has not been impacted by him. Mr. Goff was one of the most outgoing people we’ve had the privilege to know. 'He told the best stories, and always had time for a joke and a laugh. He was the pillar and heart of his family, always willing to help when needed, he will be truly missed.' Current Mayor George Moss has ordered all flags on city buildings to remain at half-staff through Goff's home-going,"

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