Arrest made after shooting outside Plank Road gas station
BATON ROUGE - A 27-year-old was arrested after he allegedly got into an argument with another man at a gas station on Plank Road and killed him.
The Baton Rouge Police Department arrested Desmond Coates on Monday. The department believes he is connected with the shooting death of Jeremy Williams, 35, that happened shortly before 4 p.m. on Aug. 14.
Coates allegedly got into an argument with Williams at the Save More convenience store on Plank Road.
He was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on one count of second-degree murder and illegal use of weapons.
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