BRPD arrests man in connection with deadly shooting on Lone Oak Dr.


East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – 37-year-old Carlton Williams, of New Orleans is behind bars facing one count of Second Degree Murder and one count of Illegal Use of a Weapon.

Williams is accused of killing 32-year-old Candis Burton, of Prairieville.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, “investigators believe that Williams shot Burton as she was involved in a verbal altercation with another individual, yesterday afternoon around 2:00 p.m. in a parking lot at 3303 Lone Oak Dr.”

Burton was pronounced dead at the scene.

Williams is currently in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.

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