Man arrested in home invasion murder


Baton Rouge police said they arrested a man in connection with a home invasion murder.

29-year-old Damian Dowels is in connection with the murder of 22-year-old Samuel Chocico.

Police said Chocico was shot several times in his apartment on August 3rd at the Donmoor apartments located at N. Donmoor Avenue and Bon Carre Court .

Investigators said someone someone broke into the apartment, robbed Chocico, shot him, then left.

Dowels is booked in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the charge of 1st Degree Murder.

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