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Man arrested after woman killed in shooting on Main Street early Tuesday

1 month 4 weeks 1 day ago Wednesday, January 03 2024 Jan 3, 2024 January 03, 2024 12:53 PM January 03, 2024 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a 23-year-old after a shooting that left a woman dead early Tuesday morning.  

The Baton Rouge Police Department said officers responded to the 2700 block of Main Street near Atkinson Street around 2:45 a.m.. 

Officers said the woman, who was later identified as 37-year-old Cynthia Lamb, died from one or more gunshot wounds. Police arrested Darren Knox, 23, Wednesday for the shooting. He was booked for second-degree murder, being a felon in possession of a weapon, and illegal use of a weapon. 

No further information on what led to the shooting was released. 

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