Posted: Apr 9, 2010 6:28 PM
Updated: Apr 9, 2010 6:43 PM
The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office held a press conference Tuesday evening to discuss the death of the man accused of shooting a deputy earlier this week during a traffic stop.
DeWayne Steward was tracked to a trailer in Darrow Friday afternoon and cornered by deputies from both East Baton Rouge and Ascension parishs. After a standoff, Steward shot and killed himself.
Sheriff Sid Gautreaux addressed the media about the investigation.