Arrest: Suspect Allegedly Shot and Killed Man Outside Baton Rouge CVS

Baton Rouge, Louisiana – An altercation in the parking lot of a CVS Pharmacy on Florida Blvd. turned deadly on Sunday night when 32-year-old De’angelo Ghoram allegedly shot and killed 23-year-old Earnest Johnson at around 8:30 p.m. The incident has left the local community in shock as Ghoram now faces charges of second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.

Authorities in Baton Rouge Police apprehended Ghoram on Monday morning following the fatal shooting. The booking of Ghoram on the aforementioned charges marks a significant development in the ongoing investigation into the tragic event that unfolded at the CVS Pharmacy.

The motive behind the shooting remains unclear, leaving many to speculate about the circumstances that led to the violent encounter between Ghoram and Johnson in the pharmacy’s parking lot. Community members are urged to come forward with any information that may shed light on the events leading up to the fatal incident.

As law enforcement officials strive to piece together the details surrounding the shooting, residents in the Baton Rouge area are mourning the loss of Johnson and grappling with the shocking nature of the crime that occurred in their neighborhood. The impact of this tragedy will likely be felt for some time as the community seeks justice for the untimely passing of a young life.

While Ghoram now faces serious charges in connection to the fatal shooting, investigators are continuing their efforts to gather evidence and fully understand the sequence of events that transpired on that fateful Sunday night. The Baton Rouge Police Department is urging anyone with information to come forward and assist in the ongoing investigation to ensure that justice is served for Johnson and his loved ones.

In the wake of this senseless act of violence, the community is coming together to support each other and honor the memory of Earnest Johnson. As the investigation unfolds, residents remain vigilant in their quest for answers and justice in the wake of this tragic event that has left an indelible mark on their community.