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.