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Arrest made after two men found shot to death in apartment complex parking lot

James Johnson, 36 (Source: BRPD) James Johnson, 36 (Source: BRPD)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The Baton Rouge Police Department has made an arrest in a double homicide case.

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James Ricardo Johnson, 36, has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of Kendrick Dixon, 32. Officials with BRPD say it's believed Johnson saw Dixon shoot the other man who was killed, Henry Carr, 34. It's believed Dixon shot Carr during a robbery. Johnson then reportedly chased after Dixon as both men shot at each other. Johnson allegedly fired several shots into a vehicle, hitting Dixon multiple times.

BRPD says tips from Crime Stoppers led to Johnson's arrest. Johnson is charged with second degree murder.

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