PORT ALLEN, LA (WAFB) - Authorities said they have arrested a suspect in a robbery where a homeowner shot and killed another suspect as storms were passing through Thursday night.
The West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office said Daquan Washington, 23, was arrested in connection to the case and charged with principal to armed robbery and principal to home invasion.
WBRSO also identified the man who was killed as Kelly Cline, 32.
Deputies reported the shooting happened in a trailer park on LA 415 in Port Allen around 10 p.m. Thursday.
According to WBRSO, multiple men, including Washington and Cline, tried to rob the homeowner at gunpoint and when they wanted more money from him, he allegedly told them it was in his truck.
Johnson added the homeowner then grabbed a gun and shot Cline in the chest, killing him.
Deputies said the homeowner has not been charged as of now, but the investigation is ongoing.