Arrest made in murder during August 2016 historic flooding

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department has made an arrest in a murder case from 2016.

Shykeem Tyshawn McNeal, 26, has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of Jered McCalope, also 26.

The shooting happened back on August 14, 2016 around 11:30 a.m. in a parking lot of Rembrandt Avenue.

Investigators believe the shooting was the result of ongoing arguments between the two men.

McNeal is charged with second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.

His bond is set at $450,000.

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