Victim identified in BR apartment shooting
BATON ROUGE - Investigators have released the name of the man found dead at an apartment complex early Friday in southeast Baton Rouge.
Deputies responded to calls of shots fired around 5:30 a.m. at the Oakleigh Apartments on Perkins Rd.
When they arrived, they found 25-year-old John Coates lying outside one of the units. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
So far, officials have not released any other details about the case.
The investigation is ongoing.
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