Arrest made in Iroquois shooting
Baton Rouge - Baton Rouge Police Detectives arrested Kyle Russ Jr, (aka K J), 18, in connection with the shooting death of Elijah Stevenson.
On this day (October 20, 2013) during the early morning hours, Baton Rouge Detectives were successful in locating Kyle Russ Jr. at his mother's residence.
Kyle Russ Jr. was then taken into custody and transported to the Violent Crimes Unit, where he refused to make any statements.
Kyle Russ Jr. was later booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on an active warrant for charges of 1st Degree Murder and Illegal Use of a Weapon.
This investigation is ongoing, with a possibility of more arrests to follow.