Police identify suspect wanted for Plank Road tire shop shooting
BATON ROUGE – BRPD has released the identity of a suspect who is wanted for the shooting death of a man at a tire shop on Plank Road that occurred last week.
21-year-old Curtis Lee Brown is wanted for first degree murder and armed robbery.
A BRPD spokesperson says 25-year-old Jonathan Sam was found shot to death near G&T Tires at the corner of Plank Road and Erie, where he worked. Detectives believe that Sam was shot after trying to intervene while a customer of the shop was being robbed.
Anyone with information on Brown's whereabouts is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869.
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