Father arrested for fatal beating, son still at large
POSTED: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 2:30pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 3:15pm
Baton Rouge, LA — UPDATE - At approximately 3:00 pm, the Baton Rouge Police Special Response Team located Shedrick L. Lobrano at his residence and took him into custody.
He was transported to the VCU office for questioning and will later be booked in at the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison for Principle to Second-Degree Murder. His. son Shedrick Demond Lobrano is still at large.
ORIGINAL: A Baton Rouge father and son are wanted on Second-Degree Murder charges after beating a man to death.
Shedrick L. Lobrano, 51, and his son Shedrick Demond Lobrano, 24, are being sought in connection with a beating that occurred on January 5 which resulted in the victim later dying from his injuries.
Lionell Trumble, 60, was severely beaten with a board when he intervened in a physical fight between his sister and her ex-boyfriend, the elder Lobrano, on January 5 at about 10:52 p.m.
The victim had been hospitalized ever since, and died on March 12 as a direct result of his injuries.
The elder Lobrano was arrested at the scene on January 5; his son was arrested a few days later. Both were charged with Attempted Second-Degree Murder and later posted bond and were released.
The charges against both men have now been upgraded, to Second-Degree Murder for the younger Lobrano, and Principal to Second-Degree Murder for his father. Both men are at-large.
Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of either suspect is urged to contact the Homicide Division at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867). You can also text your tip to CRIMES (274637). Include CS225 at the beginning of your message.