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Argument leads to deadly shooting on Marque Anne Dr., according to police

The victim has been identified and a suspect has been arrested
Published: Jun. 3, 2021 at 10:33 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 3, 2021 at 11:12 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department said an argument is believed to be the cause of a deadly shooting on Marque Anne Drive on Thursday, June 3.

According to Sgt. Don Coppola with BRPD, Kelvin Robinson Jr., 25, of Baton Rouge, was found lying in the roadway after a shooting that happened shortly before 10:30 a.m. and died at the scene from his injuries.

Coppola added Lvontre Humphrey, 26, of Fresno, Texas, was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on charges of second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.

According to an arrest warrant, Humphrey told law enforcement once he arrived to the address on Marque Anne Drive, he was approached by Robinson and the two immediately began arguing.

When Robinson approached Humphrey’s car, Humphrey got out and began shooting, officials say.

Humphrey told police he was in fear of his life.

Based on several witness statements, including Humphrey’s own statement, detectives learned Robinson was not armed at the time and did not pose an immediate threat to Humphrey.

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