Baton Rouge police detectives Tuesday arrested Justin Davis in the July 18 shooting death of Alton Fields, a news release says.

Davis, 22, 6776 Cezanne Apt. 117, was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on one count of second - degree murder, police spokesman Sgt. Don Stone said in the release.

Fields, 33, 6776 Cezanne Ave., No. C 121, was shot at 9 p.m. in the 6700 block of Cezanne, Stone said.

Fields was found lying in the roadway suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, Stone said.

Fields was taken to the hospital where he later died, Stone said.