Arrest made in early morning shooting on Florida Blvd

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Baton Rouge Police Detectives responded to a call in the 7400 block of Florida Blvd regarding a possible shooting.

As they arrived to the scene, they found 23-year-old Earnest Johnson in the parking lot suffering from a gun shot wound. Johnson died at the scene.

Officials believe that an altercation between Johnson and 32-year-old De’Angelo Ghoram is what led to the shooting.

Ghoram was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the charges of Second Degree Murder and Illegal Use of a Weapon.

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