EBR District Attorney asking for death penalty in Beauregard town murder - Update
POSTED: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 - 3:41pm
UPDATED: Friday, October 7, 2011 - 4:02pm
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — THIS IS AN NBC33 NEWS UPDATE
Aramis jackson in court today for a hearing. That's where prosecutors turned over dozens of report and dvd's.
Jackon pled not guilty late last year; he'll be back in court in july.
- BATON ROUGE, La (WVLA)--The East Baton Rouge District Attorney says he will ask for the death penalty for the man accused in the Beauregard Town murder last month.
Aramis Jackson was in district court Tuesday morning. A judge met with Jackson and appointed him a defense attorney.
Jackson is facing first degree murder charges for allegedly killing 42 year old Allie Engler and shooting her 9 year old daughter.
"At this time I anticipate that the grand jury will be presented the case, we'll ask that they return a first degree murder indictment, and at this time it's my intention to seek the death penalty," said Hillar Moore.
Jackson remains in parish prison without bond.
BRPD is still looking for the other suspect in the shooting.