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Orleans Parish murder suspect arrested in Baton Rouge during night patrols

4 months 2 hours 33 minutes ago Saturday, September 16 2017 Sep 16, 2017 September 16, 2017 9:55 AM September 16, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ

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. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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