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BAKER- Police are investigating a shooting near the edge of city limits that happened Thursday night.

Officers were dispatched to Heath Drive. A source told WBRZ News 2, police were advised that a woman was found on the ground, unresponsive. Investigators confirm an 18-year-old woman was shot and killed.

The shooting happened around 10 p.m. Heath Drive is between McHugh Road and Scotlandville-Zachary Highway.

A special criminal investigation unit was being dispatched by Baker Police. Detectives will work the case overnight and should release more information Friday morning.

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