82°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Man arrested following fatal shooting on Education Street

6 months 3 weeks 6 days ago Wednesday, December 28 2016 Dec 28, 2016 December 28, 2016 3:27 PM December 28, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ
Photo from the shooting scene on Education Street

BATON ROUGE – An arrest has been made in connection to a fatal shooting that occurred on Education Street on Dec. 23

BRPD arrested 33-year-old Johnny Matthews on charges of second degree murder, illegal use of a weapon and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Police found 43-year-old Charles Porter fatally shot in the road in the 500 block of Education Street. He suffered a gunshot wound to the head and died at the scene.

Matthews was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the above charges.

More News

Desktop News

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