BRPD: Married couple's argument in vehicle leads to shooting death

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - An argument between a married Baton Rouge couple ended in the death of the husband, according to the Baton Rouge Police.

It happened at around 9 a.m. on Saturday in the 5300 block of Airline Hwy.

Police say Noel Beauchamp and his wife were heading north on Airline Hwy in Beauchamp's Dodge truck, when a physical altercation erupted between them while they were inside the vehicle.

Detectives say they believe Noel Beauchamp was shot several times as a result of the altercation and later died from his injuries.

Police have not named any suspects from this incident, and there was no report of any other injuries.

The investigation is still ongoing.

Officials say anyone with information is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869.

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