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1 dead, 1 injured in shooting on North 48th Wednesday night

7 years 10 months 4 weeks ago Wednesday, July 20 2016 Jul 20, 2016 July 20, 2016 7:22 PM July 20, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Alicia Serrano

BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police detectives are investigating a drive by shooting that took place Wednesday night on N. 48th Street that left one man dead and another injured.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. in the 1600 block of N. 48th Street. James Payne, 25, died on the scene and a second victim, identified as a 31-year-old man was transported to an area hospital with life threatening injuries.

There are no known suspects yet, according to BRPD.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.

No known suspects or vehicle information has been released at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869.

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