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NOPD makes arrest in shooting of local rapper

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police have arrested a man in connection with the shooting death of a local rapper in April.

Investigators arrested 31-year-old Darryl Bannister Jr. on Monday. He now faces second-degree murder.

Banister is accused of shooting 27-year-old Desmone Jerome who was also known as rapper BTY YoungN.

Jerome was found shot to death at a gas station in the 9200 block of Airline Highway around 11:15 p.m. on April 29.

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