BR man arrested in Michigan for 2012 murder on Sharlo
POSTED: Monday, May 6, 2013 - 9:16am
UPDATED: Monday, May 6, 2013 - 7:17pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — An arrest was made over the weekend for a murder that happened a little over a year ago.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that Mason Chiapuzio, 19, was arrested for the shooting death of Brandon Harris.
The incident happened on April 15, 2012. The 29-year-old victim was found dead in the driveway of a home located in the 1400 block of Sharlo Ave.
Investigators have connected Chiapuzio to the scene and issued a warrant for his arrest. He was located by the US Marshals in Ontonagon, Michigan on May 3, 2013. Officials say he will be extradited back to Baton Rouge and booked into the parish prison for First-Degree Murder.
Officials say the investigation is ongoing at this time, but did not say whether additional suspects are wanted for this crime.