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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Detectives are seeking the whereabouts of a man accused of attempted murder after bonding out of a December 2021 arrest.
The Baton Rouge Police Department said Luke Simmons, 39, is wanted on charges of attempted second-degree murder, illegal use of a weapon, and aggravated criminal damage to property.
The police department started an investigation into the shooting death of 41-year-old Lance Robertson on December 3, 2021. The victim was shot multiple times. Simmons was arrested in connection to the murder days later.
In a Thursday news conference, BRPD Chief of Police Murphy Paul said Simmons is wanted in another crime after bonding out.
Anyone with information on Simmons is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.