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Sheriff: 7-year-old victim identified in drive-by shooting

2 years 2 months 5 days ago August 17, 2014 Aug 17, 2014 Sunday, August 17 2014 August 17, 2014 2:00 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Greg Renoud

BATON ROUGE - Deputies say they are investigating a shooting where a 7-year-old child was killed.

Terrez Coleman, 7, died from his injuries at the hopsital.

It happened on the 8900 block of Prescott Road near Joor Road just after 11 p.m. Saturday.

Officials say the family of five was in their vehicle when another vehicle passed by and shot at them. Three kids were in the back seat and two of them were hit by bullets. Coleman died at the hospital and his older sister is expected to recover.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office at 389-5000.


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