BRPD arrest woman for murder of husband
POSTED: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 9:50am
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 12:37pm
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — Euphoria Beauchamp, 50, was arrested Monday night in connection to the shooting death of her husband Noel Beauchamp, which happened on Saturday, May 3.
The suspect told detectives that after a fight with her husband, she took a gun and shot him.
Police had initially been informed that the fight and the shooting happened while the suspect and the victim were in their vehicle in the 5300 block of Airline Highway.
Noel Beauchamp died of several gunshot wounds as a result of the altercation.
The suspect was charged with 2nd Degree Murder and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.