BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Baton Rouge Police Detectives arrested 30-year-old Brandon Eirick around 8:30 p.m. Monday night on charges of 2nd Degree Murder.
On Dec. 18, 2013, officers responded to the 6900 block of Florida Blvd were a man and woman were reported to be unresponsive in a vehicle.
Both individuals were taken to a local hospital, where the woman, Leah Hutchinson, 31, later died.
According to a police report, Eirick was Hutchinson’s boyfriend at the time. He faces 2nd Degree Murder charges in connection with her death from a heroin overdose.