Posted: Aug 28, 2013 5:26 PM by Russell Jones
Updated: Aug 28, 2013 5:26 PM
Source: Baton Rouge Police Department
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.