UPDATE: Two arrested for murder of 19-year-old man outside apartment complex

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POSTED: Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 6:24pm

UPDATED: Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 4:45pm

THIS IS AN NBC33 NEWS UPDATE: Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of Justin Weideman, 19.

The Baton Rouge Police Department arrested Darrell C. Jupiter, 35, and Jarvis B. Turner, 29. Both were booked into the EBR Parish Prison on charges of First Degree Murder, Illegal Use of a Dangerous Weapon and Attempted First Degree Degree Murder.

The arrest was made through a tip given to Crime Stoppers. The investigation is ongoing.

ORIGINAL STORY: Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened just before three this morning at 1737 La Annie Drive.

The Baton Rouge Police Department say someone shot and killed Justin Wiedeman,19, 1865 Catalpa Drive, over night at the New Port Villa Apartments.

Police discovered Wiedeman's body lying near a car in the complex's parking lot shot several times. He later died at the hospital.

Call Crimestoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).

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