Man killed, suspect arrested in late night New Roads shooting


Police in New Roads have made an arrest in a deadly shooting that happened late Monday night.

Police say Jaquan Battley shot and killed 18-year-old Sir James Davis just before 9:00 Monday night in New Roads

Battley, of 8620 Pecan Dr., is charged with second degree murder, illegal carrying of a weapon and illegal use of a weapon.

The victim in this shooting lived at 7360 Williams Ln. in Morganza.

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