57°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

6 booked in Wednesday shooting death

2 years 11 months 3 weeks ago December 14, 2013 Dec 14, 2013 Saturday, December 14 2013 December 14, 2013 12:43 PM in News
Source: Associated Press

BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Parish authorities say six people have now been arrested in connection with a shooting that left one man dead and another wounded.

Police said the Wednesday morning shooting was drug-related. The latest arrests were reported Friday - a 17-year-old from Prairieville was booked on counts of attempted first-degree murder and principal to first-degree murder. And two men from Gonzales were booked on charges of being principals to first-degree murder.

On Thursday, deputies arrested 20-year-old Demarcus James of Prairieville, on a count of first-degree murder. Casey Rayborn Hicks of the Sheriff's Office said James is suspected of fatally shooting 22-year-old Jared Christopher Vincent. Two other Prairieville men face related charges.

More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days