A man has reportedly been arrested in the murder of Sadie Roberts-Joseph, the founder of an African American museum in Louisiana.
Ronn Bell was arrested for allegedly killing Roberts-Joseph, who was found dead in the trunk of her car on Friday, Baton Rouge police announced. A preliminary autopsy of the woman showed that she had been killed by traumatic asphyxiation.
Bell was reportedly a tenant in one of Roberts-Joseph’s rent houses and was several months behind on his rent. He has been charged with first degree murder.