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Suspect arrested Wednesday after deadly armed robbery in Baton Rouge last week

1 week 11 hours 45 minutes ago Wednesday, June 13 2018 Jun 13, 2018 June 13, 2018 7:32 PM June 13, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

UPDATE: Police have arrested 33-year-old Sedrick Lewis in connection with the deadly shooting.

Lewis was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison Wednesday on charges of first-degree murder and armed robbery.


BATON ROUGE - Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that left one man dead earlier this month.

The shooting was reported on North Donmoor Ave. on June 4 around 10:36 p.m. According to a release, 33-year-old Sirroy Young of Alabama was shot multiple times while struggling with a suspect who tried to rob him.

Young was transported to a local hospital in critical condition but died from his injuries on June 7.

This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869. 

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