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Detectives believe suspect in deadly shooting accused victim of raping one of his family members

Yovanni Anibal Ramos-Salazar (Source: BRPD) Yovanni Anibal Ramos-Salazar (Source: BRPD)
Source: Byron Thomas/WAFB Source: Byron Thomas/WAFB
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Police have established a possible motive in a deadly shooting, but the suspect remains on the loose.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported Yovanni Ramos-Salazar, 31, is wanted in the shooting death of Joel Guevara, 28.

Detectives said they believe Ramos-Salazar shot and killed his neighbor, Guevara, after finding out Guevara allegedly raped one of his relatives.

The shooting happened on Quida Mae Drive on Sunday around 8 p.m.

According to investigators, Guevara was shot multiple times outside his apartment after a brief argument between he and the shooter.

Anyone with information on Ramos-Salazar's whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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