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Police identify man killed in Jackson Ave. shooting

6 days 15 hours 40 minutes ago Thursday, July 12 2018 Jul 12, 2018 July 12, 2018 5:40 AM July 12, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - One man is dead after an early morning shooting Thursday.

The shooting was reported around 3:50 a.m. in the 2400 block of Jackson Avenue. Authorities have not said what led to the shooting. The man has been identified as 57-year-old Curley Woods. 

According to a release, Woods was found in the roadway suffering from apparent gunshot injuries. He died at the scene.

There are no known suspects or motives at this time. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information can call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.

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