Louisiana man charged with shooting and killing toddler during violent rampage
October 17, 2020 at 16:14
Louisiana police say a violent man went on a rampage and allegedy killed an innocent 2-year-old boy when he sprayed a house with gunfire, according to reports.
Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy Paul called Azariah Thomas a “beautiful soul” who didn’t deserve to die.
“When we’re out there trying to find comforting words, it’s hard,” Paul told reporters, WAFB-TV reported.
PENNSYLVANIA WOMAN, 19, KILLED IN ATTEMPTED CARJACKINGKendrick Myles, 41, was charged with killing the boy after his arrest Friday morning after an hours-long standoff with police, according to the station.
Police would only say that Myles had a beef with the people who lived in the house where Azariah was shot, the Baton Rouge Advocate reported.
TENNESSEE COUPLE HELD HOSTAGE FOR HOURS BEFORE CARJACKER KILLED HUSBAND, POLICE SAYIn 2004, Myles went to jail for trying to kill 11 people in a dispute with a girlfriend, WAFB reported.
He was also being sought for torching an ex's house in July.
“We've dealt with him before," Paul said, according to WBRZ-TV.
Shooting and murders, what's right about that?"
The chief said he was considering asking the feds take over the cases of "these repeat offenders," presumably because sentences in federal court are tougher.
CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP"We are tired of seeing the same individuals.
This is what I hear from our officers," Paul said.