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Shooting victim dies after taken off life support

3 years ago May 08, 2012 May 8, 2012 Tuesday, May 08 2012 Tuesday, May 08, 2012 2:54:21 PM CDT in News

BATON ROUGE - A 23-year-old Baton Rouge man shot last weekend has now died.

Danjae Parker of 4812 Monarch was taken off life support this morning around 8:30am.

Parker was shot in the head while sitting in the passenger seat of a car while at a stop sign on Oaklan Drive and Beechwood Drive on Saturday, May 5th shortly after 10pm.

An unidentified man with him was also shot in his upper body; he drove himself and Parker to the Earl K Long Hospital. His condition is not known.

The shooting is still under investigation.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact the BRPD'S Violenct Crime Unit at 389-4869.



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