BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A man being held in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a murder charge is charged with a second, unrelated murder.
Police say 41-year-old Marlon Romaine Carter, of Zachary, LA, was in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison with charges of second degree murder, illegal use of a weapon and felon in possession of a firearm. He is accused of shooting a homeless man on July 14, 2014.
Charles Vincent, 59, and Carter are suspected of getting into some type of dispute just before the shooting. Vincent was taken to the hospital after the shooting and later died. The shooting happened on Florida Street between North 13th and North 14th Street.
Carter was arrested on August 1, 2014 for the shooting death of Vincent.