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Police make arrest in deadly shooting near Southern University

3 years 3 weeks 1 day ago Tuesday, October 02 2018 Oct 2, 2018 October 02, 2018 7:43 PM October 02, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

UPDATE: Police have arrested 22-year-old Wilfred Celestine in the murder of Jaquincy Ross.

He's been booked on charges of second-degree murder and felon in possession of a firearm.


BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police have identified the victim in a shooting in the 800 block of Swan Avenue near the Southern University campus. 

Jaquincy Ross, 18, was shot and killed around 6 p.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Southern University officials said Ross was not a student. 

Anyone with information about the crime should call Crime Stoppers. 

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