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Man accused of shooting roommate arrested

5 years ago Wednesday, April 14, 2010 10:52:03 AM CDT April 14, 2010 Wednesday, April 14 2010 Apr 14, 2010 in News
Source: WBRZ/EBRP Sheriff's Office

A man accused of shooting his roommate after an argument is in jail.

21 year old Edward Charles Brooks was taken into custody at a hotel in Hammond Tuesday night.

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies were called to a house on Denova St. Sunday morning.

A shooting victim was found on the ground outside the house.

He was taken to the hospital, and is expected to recover.

Investigators were tipped to where Brooks was hiding.

He's charged with attempted second degree murder.

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