BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man accused of shooting his wife in the head on Friday.
Juan Angel Delarca Martinez, 27, is charged with second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.
Louisa Garcia, 27, was taken to the hospital after the shooting, but she later died as a result of her injuries.
EBRSO responded to the shooting at approximately 11:00 a.m. in the 8300 block of Amy Drive.
According to reports, Garcia and her Martinez were inside their bedroom when they became involved in a verbal argument. A short time later a gunshot was heard. EBRSO reports Martinez was found standing over the victim.