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BRPD says 57-year-old man found shot-to-death Monday was homeless

3 months 2 weeks 3 days ago Monday, June 04 2018 Jun 4, 2018 June 04, 2018 5:51 AM June 04, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE- A homeless man is dead after an early morning shooting in the 1000 block of Coolidge Street.

The incident happened before 6 a.m. Monday morning. A witness at the scene told WBRZ he heard several shots, silence, then more gunfire about 10 minutes later. 

Police later identified the victim as 57-year-old Jerry Johnson, a homeless man. BRPD says investigators still have no motive or suspect in the shooting.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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