18-year-old killed in shooting on N. 19th Street
BATON ROUGE – Detectives are investigating a deadly shooting that happened on North 19th Street Sunday night.
According to Baton Rouge Police, the shooting happened around 9 p.m. in the 2100 block of N. 19th Street. Tekoah Matthews, 18, was seen in the roadway with apparent gunshot injuries. He was transported to a local hospital where he later died.
Police say there are no known motives or suspects at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the BRPD Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.
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