Orleans Parish murder suspect arrested in Baton Rouge during night patrols
BATON ROUGE - A man accused of second-degree murder was arrested in Baton Rouge Friday night, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.
The arrest was made during Friday night's proactive patrols, according to BRPD.
23-year-old Curtis Stewart was arrested and charged with fugitive second-degree murder, according to BRPD.
Stewart is wanted in the July 21, 2017 homicide of 25-year-old Devan Smith, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
The incident allegedly occurred in the 14700 block of Chef Menteur Hwy in New Orleans.
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