Man arrested in connection with fatal shooting off Terrace Avenue

Man arrested in connection with deadly shooting on McCalop Street

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal shooting that happened on Jan. 24.

Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. with the Baton Rouge Police Department says detectives arrested Cornelius Calloway, 18, of Baton Rouge, on March 5. He’s charged with second degree murder for the shooting death of Julius Williams, 39, also of Baton Rouge.

One person was injured in a shooting at the intersection of Terrace Avenue and McCalop Street on Jan. 24, 2020.
One person was injured in a shooting at the intersection of Terrace Avenue and McCalop Street on Jan. 24, 2020. (Source: WAFB)

Authorities say paramedics found Williams lying on the street with gunshot wounds at the intersection of Terrace Avenue and McCalop Street at 4:39 a.m. on Jan. 24.

Williams was transported to a local hospital, where he later died from his injuries, police say.

One person was injured in a shooting at the intersection of Terrace Avenue and McCalop Street on Jan. 24, 2020.
One person was injured in a shooting at the intersection of Terrace Avenue and McCalop Street on Jan. 24, 2020. (Source: WAFB)

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