Police arrest second suspect in connection with kidnapping and beating

(Source: Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office)
(Source: Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office)

BEAUREGARD PARISH, LA (KPLC) - Beauregard officials arrested the second suspect wanted in connection with the kidnapping and beating of a Longville man on March 17.

Marcus Elliot of Glenmore, La. was taken into custody around 10 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Officials arrested Justin Alexander, 19, of Longville early Monday morning after receiving a report that a man was taken from his home in Longville by two men at gunpoint. The victim was driven to a wooded area where both men were reported to have beaten the man severely.

The victim was later transported to a local hospital where he was treated and released.

The investigation continues.

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