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BRPD: 18-year-old shot, killed outside apartments

3 years 9 months 22 hours ago August 28, 2013 Aug 28, 2013 Wednesday, August 28 2013 August 28, 2013 4:26 PM in News
Source: Baton Rouge Police Department
By: Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - Police said an 18-year-old was killed today after he was shot outside a set of apartments in Baton Rouge.

Detectives said the 18-year-old was found lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to his midsection in the 1900 block of Sparta Ave. around 3 p.m.

EMS took him to the hospital, where they said he died from his injuries.

Police said the motive for the shooting us unknown at the time. Anyone with information should contact the Violent Crimes Unit at (225) 389-4869.


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