77-year-old BR man found buried in garden
POSTED: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 2:20pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 3:37pm
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — Baton Rouge Police have charged Douglas Studeman, 54, in connection with the death of his roommate, Chester Oakley, 77.
According to a police report, Studeman got upset with Oakley and the two began to fight inside their home on Alvin Dark.
Studeman then allegedly hit Oakley with a blunt object, which investigators believe killed Oakley.
Studeman buried Oakley outside in the garden, and then took several of Oakley’s possessions.
Studeman has been charged with 1st Degree Murder and Armed Robbery.