BRPD makes arrest in shooting of 50-year-old man on Tuesday night

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East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- BRPD responded to a call about a shooting on Dec.1 near the 10000 block of Scotland Ave.

34-year-old Kevin Tasker Jr., was arrested for shooting 50-year-old Van Vaughn.

Vaughn was taken to the local hospital where he died.

Tasker has been charged with 2nd Degree Murder.

This is an ongoing investigation. We will continue to update this story as the information is received.


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