Man charged with negligent homicide in shooting
BATON ROUGE - A man was arrested for negligent homicide after a shooting left one dead in an East Baton Rouge neighborhood Thursday night.
Police say Israel Crockett, 21, was shot on Ford Street around 8 p.m. Thursday. Crockett was taken to a hospital where he later died.
Police booked Darius Ellis, 20, Friday morning on a charge of negligent homicide.
Police say Ellis accidentally shot Crockett while the two were playing with a gun.
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