Suspect surrenders in Carolyn Sue Drive murder
BATON ROUGE - Police said a man wanted in connection with a deadly deadly shooting Wednesday surrendered to investigators today.
Cpl. Don Coppola said Devante Courtney surrendered to a warrant for murder in the death of Gregory Short.
Investigators said Short was shot in the neck during a dispute over drugs inside his apartment. He later died at a local hospital.
Courtney reportedly fled the scene inside an older model, purple-colored minivan.
Coppola said Courtney will be charged with first degree murder, armed robbery, and illegal use of a dangerous weapon.