CAPTURED: Fugitive wanted in Baton Rouge murder arrested in Baker

Man arrested in Baker for shooting death of woman

Authorities say a man wanted for shooting and killing a woman in Baker has been arrested.

The Louisiana State Police Fugitive Task Force arrested Lathan Jarell Wheeler, 25, in the 6100 block of Biscayne Street in Baker.

Wheeler, who was featured as last week’s Crime Stoppers fugitive of the week, is wanted for the shooting death of Sabrina Collins, 48, on Nov. 8.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, Wheeler was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on. He is charged with second-degree murder.

The shooting happened Nov. 8 at a home in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue just before 12:30 a.m. Officers found Collins dead inside the home.

Investigators said Collins had been shot multiple times.

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