Juvenile and local man arrested in connection with deadly shooting of teenager on Alvin Dark Ave.


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Cortlin Reese, 18, of Baton Rouge is charged with First Degree Murder.

“Investigators believe that Reese is connected in the death of Beyond Wright that occurred on November 7, 2021,” according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

The 18-year-old was arrested along with a 17-year-old juvenile after a week long investigation into the deadly shooting on Alvin Dark Ave.

17-year-old Beyond Wright was killed in that shooting.

The juvenile was sent to the Juvenile Detention Center and Reese was arrested on Wednesday, November 17.

Reese is currently in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.

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