POSTED: Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 4:15pm
UPDATED: Friday, June 21, 2013 - 12:28pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Police have arrested the man they believe to be responsible for shooting a man to death behind a business on North Sherwood Forest Blvd.
Christopher Spears, 27, was arrested for killing Brandon Carter, 25, of Baton Rouge. The incident happened on Wednesday, June 12 at roughly 11:00 a.m.
Spears is charged with First-Degree Murder and Armed Robbery. He was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.
The Baton Rouge Police Department has investigated 30 homicides in 2013. With this arrest, only 11 of those cases remain open.