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One dead in drive-by double shooting on Nairn Drive

6 months 2 weeks 3 days ago Friday, May 04 2018 May 4, 2018 May 04, 2018 5:46 PM May 04, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

UPDATE: Baton Rouge Police said the male victim in the shooting died from his injuries.

The victim was identified as 29-year-old Desmond Hardnett.

Police said Hardnett and a 32-year-old female were transported to local hospital with apparent gunshot wounds. Hardnett later succumbed to his injuries. The female victim's injuries appeared non life-threatening.

Investigators believe the shots were fired from a passing vehicle.

There are no motives or suspects at this time.

BATON ROUGE - Authorities are responding to a double shooting in Baton Rouge.

The shooting was reported around 5:30 p.m. Friday near the intersection of Nairn Drive and Wells Avenue. BRPD confirmed officers are responding.

Authorities say a man was taken from the scene with serious injuries. A second victim, a woman, was transported in stable condition.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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