UPDATE: police say man was murdered near park
BATON ROUGE- Police have classified an early morning death investigation as a homicide and released the victim's name hours after the discovery was made.
Dwayne Foster, 48, was found dead near a BREC Park on Gayosa Street. He had been shot.
It is unknown who killed him, or why.
Police said they are asking people to send tips to the Violent Crimes Unit.
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