The victim of a Monday afternoon shooting has died.
A Monroe man, Elijahwan Johnson, 171 Trichel Lane, Monroe, was arrested Tuesday afternoon on charges of attempted second degree murder and conspiracy in connection with the case and, these charges have now been upgraded to second degree murder.
A second man wanted in connection with the shooting remains at large. Jaquaious Bennett is being sought by the Bastrop Police Department regarding his role in the shooting and anyone with any information about may contact Crimestoppers at 281.0050; the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office at 281.4141 or the Bastrop Police Department at 281.1322. Crimestoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and conviction in felony cases.