Victim identified in Tigerland stabbing - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Victim of deadly stabbing identified, suspect arrested

Justin Harrison (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office) Justin Harrison (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Police have identified the man who was stabbed to death early Saturday morning and have arrested a suspect.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said Roger Watkins, 22, was stabbed by Justin Harrison, 19, after the two got into an argument.

The incident happened at the Camelot Apartments on Jim Taylor Drive in the Tigerland area.

Watkins was taken to an area hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

Harrison is charged with second-degree murder.

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