Police name suspect in shotgun attack
BATON ROUGE - Detectives identified the man they believe attacked another person with a shotgun overnight in Baton Rouge, calling him armed and dangerous.
Lt. Don Kelly said they had a warrant for the arrest of Steaphon Harris, 28, for attempted second degree murder and being a felon in possession of a firearm. His last known address was 1387 Harco Drive in Baton Rouge.
Police believe Harris shot a 34-year-old man with a shotgun overnight near an apartment complex at 1819 N. Marque Ann. They said the victim was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information about this crime or Harris' whereabouts should contact the Violent Crimes Unit at (225) 389-3844.
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