Man shot and killed after opening apartment door in Baton Rouge
BATON ROUGE- A man who answered his apartment door this evening was gunned down just before 6:30pm. It happened at 12400 Jefferson Highway which is near Airline Highway.
Sheriff's Deputies said the man was transported to a hospital where he died. He has been identified as 41-year-old Ellis Banks.
Investigators believe he answered a knock at the door, and that's when someone opened fire.
Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to contact EBRSO at 389-5000.
News 2 has a crew on the scene and will have more tonight on News 2 at 10.