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Another teen arrested for 15th St. shooting

1 year ago February 09, 2014 Feb 9, 2014 Sunday, February 09 2014 Sunday, February 09, 2014 1:59:50 PM CST in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Zach Correa

BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police arrested another 18-year-old involved in the murder of a teenager on 15th Street Friday night.

According to investigators, Harold Retana attempted to steal 18-year-old Marvin Thomas' cell phone while he was walking to a convenience store.  Police said during the attempted robbery, Thomas and Retana began fighting when 18-year-old Corey Scott shot Thomas multiple times.

Retana was arrested Saturday, Feb. 8 on charges of robbery and battery as well as inciting a riot.

Corey Scott was arrested Sunday morning.  Detectives said Scott faces murder charges.

A witness who was with Thomas moments before he was killed said the teen was walking with his father to the store.

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