A man accused of shooting his father is now in jail after being on the run for a week.
The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office said Charles Lee Brown was arrested Friday at a vacant house in the 4000 block of Winnebago Street.
Investigators said a Crime Stoppers tip and the assistance of the LSP Fugitive Task Force and BRPD helped arrest Brown.
Detectives said Charles Lee Brown shot his dad at approximately 4:48 last Friday afternoon in the 10000 block of Northdale.
Deputies arrived immediately on scene Friday afternoon and setup a perimeter. The BRPD helicopter and EBRSO K-9 assisted in the search for Brown, but to no avail. Brown’s father was taken to the hospital.
Brown faces charges of Attempted Second Degree Murder and Illegal Use of a Firearm.