Arrest made after man injured in shooting on Cletus Drive

Arrest made after man injured in shooting on Cletus Drive
Jermain Bindon is being charged with attempted first-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon. (Source: Baton Rouge Police Department)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A man was arrested in connection with a Nov. 4 shooting that happened on Cletus Drive.

The Baton Rouge Police Department announced in a Nov. 8 news release that detectives have arrested Jermain Bindon, 24. He was arrested Thursday night.

Bindon is being charged with attempted first-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.

Police say the shooting happened in the 10,000 block of Cletus Drive Monday, Nov. 4 at around 9 a.m.

The injured 29-year-old man then drove himself to the Chase Bank on Florida Boulevard, near the intersection at Sherwood Forest Drive. The man said he was shot by Bindon while trying to buy drugs from him, police say.

The man was taken to the hospital and his injuries were not life-threatening, according to police.

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