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Teenager arrested in connection with fatal shooting of 36-year-old that happened on Evangeline Street

3 months 3 weeks 5 days ago Friday, February 16 2024 Feb 16, 2024 February 16, 2024 10:49 AM February 16, 2024 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A 16-year-old was arrested Thursday in connection with a shooting that left a 36-year-old man dead. 

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the teenager was arrested Thursday after an investigation found them to be connected with a shooting that happened on Jan. 28 on Evangeline Street near North Foster Drive. The shooting left George Johnson, 36, dead inside of a home. 

The teenager was booked into the parish juvenile detention center for second-degree murder. It was unclear what led to the shooting.  

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