Man, 74, arrested for murder
A woman is dead after a 74-year-old Ruston man allegedly got into an argument and shot her Tuesday night at his residence on Vernon Street.
Carl Eldred Davis, 611 Vernon St., was arrested and charged with second-degree murder Tuesday. He is currently in custody at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center where his bond has yet to be set.
According to his arrest affidavit, at approximately 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, the Ruston Police Department received a call from Davis’ residence regarding a person being shot.