Police arrest teenager who allegedly shot, killed 18-year-old trying to break up argument
BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a 15-year-old allegedly involved in a fatal triple shooting.
An 18-year-old, Lenni Douglas, was shot and killed shortly before 10:30 p.m. May 31 near Prescott Court. Police said Douglas was trying to break up a fight between a woman's new boyfriend and her ex when the shooting happened. Douglas died at the scene, and two others were injured.
Thursday, the Baton Rouge Police Department arrested a 15-year-old in connection with the shooting. The teenager was booked into the Juvenile Detention Center for first-degree murder, two counts of attempted first-degree murder, illegal use of a weapon, and criminal damage to property.
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