Police: Suspect arrested in 15th street shooting
BATON ROUGE - Police say they have arrested a suspect in the 15th street shooting that happened Friday night.
Officials say 18-year-old Corey Scott is charged with 2nd degree murder and illegal use of a weapon. He was arrested at around 9 a.m. Sunday.
According to authorities, Scott shot 18-year-old Marvin Thomas after a physical altercation while Thomas was leaving a grocery store.
The shooting happened at around 5 p.m. on the 1300 block of 15th street in Baton Rouge.
Thomas was from St. Gabriel.
Police are still investigating the situation. Check WBRZ.com and watch WBRZ News 2 at 5:30 and 10 for the very latest.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Teens recognized as state\'s top future soldiers by Governor Edwards
Coursey Blvd. gardening business vandalized, owner says more than $10,000 in damages
Man arrested accused of injuring prominent realtor in Prairieville
Baton Rouge man treated by President Trump's doctor after medical emergency
Families, veterans pay respects on Memorial Day at Port Hudson National Cemetery