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EBRSO: Suspect arrested after shooting, abduction

3 years 9 months 3 weeks ago August 02, 2013 Aug 2, 2013 Friday, August 02 2013 August 02, 2013 8:53 PM in News
Source: East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office
By: Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said a man suspected of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend and shooting her new boyfriend is in custody, and the woman he took is okay.

A spokesperson for the sheriff's office confirmed the arrest to News 2 just after 3:30 p.m.

The sheriff's office said earlier that Norman Gibson, 33, kidnapped his ex-girlfriend and shoter her boyfriend at the man's residence on Jasper Avenue.

He then fled in a silver car, prompting a multi-parish manhunt involving state and local agencies.

News 2 will have more details starting at 4 p.m. 

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