Arrest made after Baton Rouge rapper shot to death in 2017

Arrest made after Baton Rouge rapper shot to death in 2017
Deandre Demarcus Fields, 24 (Source: BRPD)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department has made an arrest in a deadly shooting case from 2017.

Police say Deandre Demarcus Fields, 24, of New Roads, was arrested Friday, June 7 for the shooting death of Garrett Burton, 22, that happened Sept. 10, 2017 on Dallas Drive. Burton, a Baton Rouge rapper, was known as “Da Real Gee Money” or “Gee Money.”

Arrest made in connection with shooting death of rapper "Gee Money"

Fields has been booked for second degree murder. The investigation continues.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869, or call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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