Toddler killed in Baton Rouge, suspect arrested

Toddler killed in Baton Rouge, suspect arrested

Travin Varise

Print
Email
|

Associated Press

Posted on January 22, 2013 at 3:06 PM

Updated Wednesday, Nov 6 at 10:00 AM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Baton Rouge police are investigating the accidental shooting death of a 2-year-old.

Police say Travin Varise was accidental shot Monday as 18-year-old Terrance Varise played with a handgun.

The toddler was transported to a local hospital where he died early Tuesday.

Terrance Varise was arrested and booked with negligent homicide, cruelty to a juvenile and felon in possession of a firearm.

Police say they were not sure about the relationship between the victim and shooter.

It was unclear whether Terrance Varise has an attorney.

Print
Email
|