POSTED: Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 7:00pm
UPDATED: Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 7:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — Baton Rouge Police Detectives arrested Kyle Russ, Jr., aka K J, 18, in connection with the shooting death of Elijah Stevenson. .
On Sunday, Oct. 20 during the early morning hours, Baton Rouge Detectives were successful in locating Russ at his mother’s home. He was then taken into custody and transported to the Violent Crimes Unit, where he refused to make any statements.
Russ was later booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on an active warrant for charges of First-Degree Murder and Illegal Use of a Weapon.
This investigation is ongoing, with a possibility of more arrests to follow.