Police make arrest in deadly shooting near Southern University
UPDATE: Police have arrested 22-year-old Wilfred Celestine in the murder of Jaquincy Ross.
He's been booked on charges of second-degree murder and felon in possession of a firearm.
BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police have identified the victim in a shooting in the 800 block of Swan Avenue near the Southern University campus.
Jaquincy Ross, 18, was shot and killed around 6 p.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Southern University officials said Ross was not a student.
Anyone with information about the crime should call Crime Stoppers.
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