EBRSO investigating fatal shooting at Burbank Drive apartment, suspect in custody

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting at The Oliver Apartments on Burbank Drive.

The incident happened at around 1:20 p.m. on Oct. 19, according to EBRSO spokesperson Casey Hicks. Authorities said deputies found a woman shot to death in the residence.

The victim’s boyfriend was taken into custody and made a confession to authorities, according to Hicks. He is to be booked into EBR Parish Prison.

This is a developing story.

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