BRPD arrests local man in deadly shooting on Prescott Dr.


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – 27-year-old Curtis Stewart, Jr. is behind bars in connection with the shooting death of Devonta Ennis.

Ennis was shot and killed on Sunday, April 25 on Prescott Dr.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, “Ennis was shot multiple times while inside a vehicle near the intersection of Prescott Dr and Beechwood Dr.”

Stewart, Jr. is in in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison facing these charges:

  • Second Degree Murder
  • Illegal Use of a Weapon

The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force and the Baton Rouge Police Street Crimes Unit assisted the Baton Rouge Police Department with the apprehension of Curtis Stewart, Jr.

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