Third roommate arrested in apartment murder


Baton Rouge police arrested a third roommate wanted in an apartment murder.

Detectives arrested 27-year-old Kris Johnson in the shooting death of his roommate Cary Walker.

The 40-year-old was found shot around 3:00am Monday morning in his apartment on Sherwood Meadow Drive. Walker was taken to the hospital where he died.

Detectives already arrested 25-year-old James Johnson for Principal to 2nd Degree Murder and 28-year-old Shameka Foster for Obstruction of Justice.

Walker, Johnson and Foster all shared an apartment with Walker.

Police said this shooting is still under investigation with the possibility of other arrests.

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