Baton Rouge Police Arrest 2, Still Seeking 3rd Suspect in Recent Shooting Death

Update, Peter Hinkle was taken into custody on September 11th. He was charged with 1st Degree Murder and Armed Robbery.

Baton Rouge Police arrested Brandy Verrett, 37, Denham Springs and Rachael Day, 29, Denham Springs yesterday for the shooting death of Jody Arcediano, 36. They were booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison for 1st Degree Murder and Armed Robbery.

Peter Hinkle

Detectives have issued an arrest warrant for Peter Hinkle, 40, Ethel, for 1st Degree Murder and Armed Robbery.

Verrett and Day are accused of setting Acerdiano up to be robbed. Hinkle is accused of robbing and killing Arcediano.

Arcediano was found deceased at a hotel located at 10311 Plaza Americana on September 1, 2019 around 11:14am. He died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information on Hinkle whereabouts is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.