Arrest made in shooting death of LSU basketball player

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WPLG—A suspect has been arrested in the shooting death of Louisiana State University basketball player Wayde Sims. Dyteon Simpson was taken into custody Saturday morning after admitting to shooting Sims shortly after midnight Friday, Baton Rouge police Chief Murphy Paul said at a press conference Saturday. The 20-year-old athlete suffered a gunshot wound to the head, Paul told reporters, after intervening in an altercation between his friend and Simpson, also 20. "Wayde stepped in to defend his...

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of LSU Player Wayde Sims. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — An arrest has been made in the shooting death of LSU basketball player Wayde Sims.