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Fatal shooting near Gus Young Ave. leaves one dead

5 months 4 weeks 7 hours ago Saturday, March 27 2021 Mar 27, 2021 March 27, 2021 4:28 PM March 27, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead Saturday afternoon.

Malik Cox, 28, was shot and killed around 3:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of N. 38th Street near Gus Young Ave.

According to the Baton Rouge police Department, Cox had a verbal altercation with an individual who then shot him multiple times.  

When police arrived at the scene the Cox was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is ongoing. This is a developing story.

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