Suspect arrested in Beauregard Town shooting
POSTED: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 - 5:09pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, November 10, 2010 - 5:44pm
BATON ROUGE (WVLA) - Baton Rouge Police say 20 year old Aramis Jackson was taken into custody late this morning in Violet, St Bernard Parish.
He's wanted for allegedly breaking into a house in Beauregard Town and shooting 42 year old Alexandra Engler and her 9 year old daughter.
Police say they were able to match DNA from the scene to Jackson - linking him to the scene.
Since the shooting - people in Beauregard Town have on edge, some even armed themselves.
People we spoke with say Jackson's arrest calms some fears.
BRPD says a second suspect is still on the loose. If you have any information - call Crimestoppers at 344-STOP.
Meanwhile - New details on scholarship fund for Ariana Engler. This information is from St. Jude School:
The family of Alexandra Engler has established
a memorial scholarship fund.
For more information, please contact Amy Whitley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Luke’s Episcopal Day School
8833 Goodwood Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806