BATON ROUGE POLICE DEPARTMENT — Update: Jermiane York,30 surrendered to Deputies at the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Burbank Substation after learning he was wanted for murder. He was turned over to BRPD Detectives and was later booked into EBRSO Parish Prison for 2nd Degree Murder.
Original 8-5-12: Baton Rouge Police are investigating the shooting death of Earl Brown, 30, that occurred in 1600 block of Cedar Lake Dr around 3:15pm. Brown was shot and killed in the parking lot of the apartment complex. The motive for this shooting is unknown at this time. The suspect is a black male.