Arrest made after Alabama man shot, killed on N Donmoor Avenue - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Arrest made after Alabama man shot, killed on N Donmoor Avenue

Sedrick Lewis (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office) Sedrick Lewis (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A man shot in Baton Rouge, who died three days later, has been identified and an arrest has now been made.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said Sirroy Young, 33, of Eight Mile, Alabama, was shot on N Donmoor Avenue around 10:30 p.m. on June 4.

Sgt. L'Jean Mckneely Jr. with BRPD says Young was shot several times while struggling with the someone trying to rob him. According to emergency officials, Young was shot in the chest.

Mckneely added Young was taken to the hospital in critical condition and died on June 7.

Officials made an arrest in the case on Wednesday, June 13. Sedrick Lewis, 33, is now in custody. Lewis is charged with first degree murder and armed robbery.

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