Jan. 19, 2017
A Ouachita Parish jury convicted a man of second-degree murder in a 2015 Monroe shooting.
Robert Earl Bass Jr. shot Brandon Allbritton
around 10 p.m. Nov. 11, 2015 in the 800 block of Filhoil Street. Investigation revealed that two white men reportedly drove to an alley off the street to purchase methamphetamine from Bass. He produced a handgun during the encounter, and the passenger in the vehicle was struck by gunfire. The victim was taken to a local hospital where he died.