Arrest made after woman killed in second deadly shooting on Rosenwald Road

Police arrest suspect in Rosenwald Road deadly shooting

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department announced Friday, April 10 that it has made an arrest in connection with a shooting on Rosenwald Road that left a woman dead.

Byron Caston, 44, has been arrested for the shooting death of Daisy Blake, 32. Police say Caston shot Blake during a domestic dispute.

Byron Caston, 44, is charged with second degree murder.
Byron Caston, 44, is charged with second degree murder. (Source: BRPD)

Caston was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a charge of second degree murder.

According to BRPD, the shooting happened just before 5 a.m. in the 1600 block of Rosenwald Road on April 10. Blake was killed in the shooting, according to officials.

This is the second deadly shooting in a small stretch of Rosenwald Road this week.

On Tuesday, April 7, Joshua Andrews, 21, was shot and killed in a parking lot just a few blocks away. A teenage male was arrested and booked into prison on Wednesday.

Police have not said whether the shootings are connected.

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