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Third man charged in fairgrounds shooting

1 year 5 months 1 week ago June 24, 2015 Jun 24, 2015 Wednesday, June 24 2015 June 24, 2015 9:40 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Kristen Althouse

BATON ROUGE- A man suspected of shooting another man during a planned drug deal is behind bars.

Detetives caught Ronald T. Lockett, 19, Jr in Ascension Parish and booked him as a fugitive from East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office. He will return to EBR and booked for second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.

Investigators believe it was a drug deal at the 17300 block of Airline Highway. A 17-year-old was killed.

Two other men have been charged in the crime. Christopher Gray, 20, is charged with second-degree murder and conspiracy to commit armed Robbery. Bodrick Tremaine Tuggle, 18, is charged with second-degree murder and armed robbery.

The incident is still under investigation.

 

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