Local man arrested in connection with deadly shooting at apartment complex

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – 22-year-old Arnishika Baker was shot and killed at the Olive Square Apartments on Monday night.

The Baton Rouge Police Department was called to a reported shooting at approximately 7:30 p.m.

Detectives arrived at 1737 La Annie Dr. and concluded that “Demaris Jenks, 24, shot Baker, who also resides at the aforementioned address.”

Baker was pronounced dead at the scene.

Jenks is facing one count of Second Degree Murder.

The 24-year-old is in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.

The investigation into this deadly shooting remains open.

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