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One dead, another injured in double shooting on Avis Ave.

1 week 1 day 14 hours ago Friday, November 09 2018 Nov 9, 2018 November 09, 2018 4:45 AM November 09, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police say one person has died following a late night a double shooting.

The incident was reported in the 9400 block of Avis Avenue just before 11:15 p.m. Both victims were transported to a local hospital.

According to a police spokesperson, the deceased victim was shot multiple times in the torso. He as been identified as 41-year-old Loney Taylor.

The second victim, who was shot in the legs and torso, is expected to survive. 

Police have not identified a suspect or motive at this time. 

Anyone with information on this shooting incident is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.

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