Two men arrested in connection with deadly shooting last month on Simplex St.


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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – 26-year-old Jordan Jenkins was shot and killed on August 16.

The deadly shooting took place a little before 9 p.m. in the 7400 block of Simplex St.

42 days after this deadly shooting, the Baton Rouge Police Department has arrested two men.

32-year-old Marvin Payne and 29-year-old Jeremy Payne are currently in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison facing these charges:

  • 2nd Degree Murder
  • Attempt 2nd Degree Murder
  • Illegal Use of a Weapon
  • Felon in Possession of a Firearm

U.S. Marshals assisted Baton Rouge Police Homicide Detectives with the arrest of these two men.

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