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Police: One dead in Saturday morning shooting on S Choctaw Drive

7 months 1 week 13 hours ago Saturday, February 19 2022 Feb 19, 2022 February 19, 2022 2:20 PM February 19, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A person was shot to death early Saturday morning on S Choctaw Drive.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said Leslie Blackburn, 55, was injured in a shooting around 2:46 a.m. Saturday in the 13000 block of S Choctaw Drive.

Blackburn was transported to a hospital but later died from a gunshot wound to the midsection, police say.

Detectives have not yet identified a suspect or a motive.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869.

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