Juvenile facing murder charges after man found dead in his own home

POLCE: Body of person missing for several days found Monday; homicide investigation underway

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the death of a Baton Rouge man after his body was found inside his home on Townsley Street on Monday, Aug. 12.

POLCE: Body of person missing for several days found Monday; homicide investigation underway

BRPD says Michael Allen, 36, was found dead in his home near Southern University’s campus Monday around 12:15 p.m. Police say Allen had not been seen or heard from in several days.

On Friday, Aug. 23, BRPD arrest a 16 year old juvenile male in connection to the homicide. Police believe the suspect killed Allen as part of an ongoing domestic dispute.

The juvenile was placed into juvenile detention for first-degree murder, juvenile in possession of a firearm, and other charges.

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