Man arrested after allegedly killing woman in New Orleans, shooting police officer in Tenn.
NEW ORLEANS - A man was arrested Wednesday morning after killing a woman in New Orleans and shooting a police officer in Tennessee.
According to the New Orleans Police Department, 33-year-old BJ Brown was wanted for the murder of a woman Monday along Iberville Street.
Brown then traveled to Erin, Tenn., where he shot a police officer during a traffic stop and then ran into the woods, authorities said.
According to Erin Police Chief Mark Moore, the officer is in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.
Brown was taken into custody early Wednesday morning, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.