Man facing murder charges after couple found dead in apartment

Victims found dead inside W Brookstown apartment identified

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Police have arrested a man connected to the death of a couple at an apartment complex on W. Brookstown Drive.

Roland Franklin, 38, and his girlfriend, Saydie Thomas, 24, were found dead at their apartment around 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

On Friday, July 3, police arrested Albert Carter, 48, and charged him with two counts of first-degree murder.

Carter was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.

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