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UPDATE: Identity released of man killed, dumped in canal

1 year ago April 08, 2014 Apr 8, 2014 Tuesday, April 08 2014 Tuesday, April 08, 2014 8:12:06 AM EDT in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police are investigating a murder after the body of a 38-year-old man was found shot to death early Tuesday morning.

The body of Alexander Scott was found by neighborhood residents around 7:30am in a canal behind houses in the 4300 block of Jefferson Ave.

Police said they are still working on gathering more details surrounding the case, and do not have a suspect or motive at this point.

Watch for live reports on this story beginning on WBRZ News 2 at 4:00.

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