BRPD makes arrest in Linden St. double homicide


East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The Baton Rouge Police Department (BRPD) has made an arrest in connection with a double homicide that occurred at 3302 Linden St. on July 15.

Dedric White, 26, was arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of Cody Hypolite, 27, and Jermaine Jarvis, 37.

On July 15, Hypolite and Jarvis were “found suffering from apparent gunshot wounds,” according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department.

White allegedly shot a 40-year-old woman at the same time.

White is in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison and is facing these charges:

  • Two counts of First Degree Murder
  • Attempted First Degree Murder

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