Man arrested in shooting at The Greater Baton Rouge State Fairgrounds

Man arrested in shooting at The Greater Baton Rouge State Fairgrounds
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POSTED: Sunday, November 3, 2013 - 10:22am

UPDATED: Sunday, November 3, 2013 - 1:24pm

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives responded to a call of a shooting at the Man arrested in shooting at The Greater Baton Rouge State Fairgrounds on Airline Highway at approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday where one man was shot.

According to reports, one man was shot following a verbal altercation. Darrius Scott, 20, was transported to local hospital and later pronounced dead as a result of his injuries. Law enforcement closed the fair and evacuated the grounds.

Keithdrick Pier, 18, was identified by witnesses as the shooter. Pier was taken into custody on scene and later booked for Second Degree Murder.

Anyone with information concerning this incident should call EBRSO at 389-5000 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 344-STOP.
 

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