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One person dead in reported shooting on Scenic Highway in north BR

3 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago Friday, October 18 2019 Oct 18, 2019 October 18, 2019 9:50 PM October 18, 2019 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - At least one person is dead in reported shooting on Scenic Highway Friday night, authorities tell WBRZ. Jason Tucker, 37, 

was located in the parking lot of 7554 Scenic Highway suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Tucker died at the scene.

The call came around 9:20 p.m. of shots fired in the 7500 block of Scenic Highway, south of Harding Boulevard.

The victim was found deceased in front of a gas station. The East Baton Rouge coroner was called to the scene.

Baton Rouge Police is investigating.

There are no known suspects or motives at this time.

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