Man arrested for murder of girlfriend

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office have arrested a man for the murder of his girlfriend.

The man, Jason Bringier, 32, originally told detectives that she accidentally shot herself, though evidence on scene indicated otherwise. During a third interview however he confessed.

Bringier is charged with second degree murder, illegal carrying of a firearm, obstruction of justice and possession of marijuana.

It happened at 1 a.m. on March 24 in the 3100 block of Toulon Drive. Lucinda White, 30, was taken to a hospital with an apparent gunshot wound to the head and she later died.

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