CENTRAL, La. (BRPROUD) — The coroner’s office identified the 12-year-old girl shot and killed on Saturday, May 13 as Cedrica Lee.
Lee was pronounced dead at the scene in the 1400 block of Forestgrove Avenue after getting hit by a bullet, according to deputies. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office arrested Ester Williams, 26, and Patrick Johnson, 36, in the shooting investigation.
Williams, who is being held in jail without bond, was charged with first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder. Johnson, whose bond was set at $350,000, was charged with accessory after the fact for first-degree murder and accessory after the fact for attempted first-degree murder.