1 dead, 1 injured in shooting on North 48th Wednesday night
BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police detectives are investigating a drive by shooting that took place Wednesday night on N. 48th Street that left one man dead and another injured.
The shooting happened around 7 p.m. in the 1600 block of N. 48th Street. James Payne, 25, died on the scene and a second victim, identified as a 31-year-old man was transported to an area hospital with life threatening injuries.
#UPDATE: From N. 48th, Police say 1 man dead, another w/life-threatening injuries and believe the two were victims of a drive-by shooting.— Brittany Weiss WBRZ (@MsBWeiss) July 21, 2016
There are no known suspects yet, according to BRPD.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.
No known suspects or vehicle information has been released at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.
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