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Police: Man shot, killed in middle of road

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Posted: Jul 11, 2014 4:18 AM by Hunter Robinson
Updated: Jul 11, 2014 7:13 AM
Source: BRPD

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Topics: investigation, murder, homicide, Baton Rouge, BRPD

BATON ROUGE - An investigation is underway after police found a man gunned down in the middle of the road.

The shooting happened just after 10:00 p.m. Thursday night in the 200 block of South 17th St.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His name will not be released until authorities notify relatives.

According to BRPD, no one has been taken into custody. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Homicide Division at (225)389-4869.

We will have more information for you as it becomes available.

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