Man arrested after shooting man in struggle

Local News

BATON ROUGE, La (WVLA/WGMB)– A Baton Rouge man has been arrested after he shot another man during a struggle. 68-year old Andrew Pittman has been arrested and placed in East Baton Rouge Parish Prison for the shooting death of 60-year old Norman Richardson.

Richardson was shot inside Pittman’s home after a brief struggle on September 19, 2019 around 7:48pm.

Richardson was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Pittman has been charged with negligent homicide.

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