Shooting in Denham Springs leaves one dead - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Suspect and victim identified in deadly Denham Springs shooting

Wayne Matherne (Source: Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office) Wayne Matherne (Source: Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office)

One man is dead after a shooting in Denham Springs Sunday night.

Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office Deputies say they responded to the deadly shooting on Caraway Road, which is off LA 1019, around 8:30 p.m.

When deputies arrived, William Mixon, 63, of Baton Rouge, was found dead.

Wayne Matherne, 65, of Denham Springs was arrested and charged with second degree murder. He is currently in the Livingston Parish Detention Center.

His bond has been set at $151,000.

Deputies say the two men were arguing prior to the shooting.

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