Police identify 69-year-old shot, killed off Scenic Highway early Wednesday
BATON ROUGE - A 69-year-old man was shot and killed in the Scotlandville area early Wednesday, according to police.
The Baton Rouge Police Department said Eishmel Spears, 69, died from his injuries after he was shot around 2:30 a.m. on Merganzer Avenue. Spears died on the scene.
Police said the suspect and motive were unknown.
This is a developing story.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Pennington Biomedical launches major fundraising campaign
Sheriff: Alleged relationship between student, teacher at Tangipahoa school under investigation
Tiger's Trail RV Resort opens in Baton Rouge
State will allow individual parishes to opt out of statewide burn ban
BRPD Chief Paul gets emotional at Metro Council meeting on BRAVE Cave...