A Baton Rouge man is under indictment in the Dec. 4 fatal shooting of his 27-year-old wife during a domestic incident at their Amy Drive apartment.

Juan Angel Delarca Martinez, 27, was charged with second-degree murder by an East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury Thursday in the death of Luise G. Garcia. He faces a mandatory sentence of life in prison if convicted as charged.

The case has been assigned to state District Judge Chip Moore.