BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Jaci Bergeron, 32, was pronounced dead at the Oyo Hotel on Gwenadele Ave. last month.
An investigation ensued during which a suspect was identified by law enforcement.
That suspect was led out on a perp walk at LSP Police Headquarters this morning.
The suspect has been identified as 34-year-old Justin Cuba.
Sergeant L’jean McKneely provided an update on this case after the perp walk.
A Crime Stoppers tip led to the arrest of this suspect.
Cuba was arrested by the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office S.C.A.T. Team.
The suspect is charged with 2nd Degree Murder.
McKneely stated that the suspect shot the victim because of an argument about an unidentified object.
The shooting was from point-blank range.
Cuba is also wanted in Texas for murder.
According to Sergeant McKneely, Cuba has been accused of multiple crimes.