Police: 2 shot, 1 dead in north Baton Rouge
BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police say two people were shot in north Baton Rouge.
It happened on Baranco street near Scenic highway at around 9:20 p.m. Saturday.
Jovan Dumas, 31, died on the scene. A second victim, 29 year old male, was also injured during the shooting, but is expected to survive.
The motive for this shooting is unknown at this time. We will publish more details as they become available.
Anyone with information relative to this incident is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.