18-year-old suspect arrested in connection with October 1 murder

18-year-old suspect arrested in connection with October 1 murder

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police have arrested a suspect in connection to the murder of a man on October 1.

Police say they have arrested 18-year-old Tyler Pointer for his connection in the murder of 24-year-old Monquel Yates.

Yates was found shot to death just after 11:30 p.m. in the 3600 block of Osceola Street.

The BRPD says Pointer was arrested on Friday, and will be charged with 2nd degree murder.

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