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21-year-old charged with murder of Baton Rouge teen

6 years 11 months 1 week ago Thursday, September 10 2015 Sep 10, 2015 September 10, 2015 3:51 PM September 10, 2015 in Crime
Source: Associated Press
By: Kevin Dupuy

BATON ROUGE – Police charged a 21-year-old Wednesday in connection to a January shooting death of a Baton Rouge teen.

Baton Rouge Police arrested Rodrick White, 21, Wednesday on Myrtle Street after officers said they received a tip. White was wanted for the murder of Naquian Robinson, 19, that occurred on January 6, 2015, in the 1900 block of Walnut St.

According to BRPD, Robinson died from a gunshot injury during an attempted armed robbery in January. Robinson was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

Police said White will be booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison and charged with first-degree murder, armed robbery, and illegal use of a dangerous weapon.

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