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Seventeen-year-old Marlin D. Pernell of New Iberia was arrested and booked on a charge of second-degree murder. He is held in the Iberia Parish Jail with a bond set at $700,000.

One person was injured in a shooting on Mollylea Drive, just off Florida Boulevard in the Broadmoor neighborhood of Baton Rouge, said East Baton Rouge Emergency Medical Services spokesman Mike Chustz. 

Chustz said emergency personnel responded to the shooting at Mollylea Drive at Sharp Road about 9 p.m. Sunday. One person was transported to the hospital. 

Further details are not immediately available. 

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