Police: Man shot and killed son who attacked stepmother Monday night
BATON ROUGE - A man was shot to death by his father Monday night after he tried to attack his step-mother, according to police.
The shooting happened round 9:30 p.m. at the Capital Mobile Home Park near Plank Road and Cannon Street. The Baton Rouge Police Department said Devin King, 27, was shot to death during the confrontation.
Police added that King suffered from "mental health issues" and urged others to seek help.
Police also say that mental health issues were a root cause in this incident.
"If you have loved ones or persons you know that aren't taking their medications, there are programs available to you that you can get some assistance," BRPD spokesperson L'Jean McKneely said.
BRPD said no one is facing charges at this time, but the investigation is ongoing.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Hammerhead shark thrashes around just feet from Gulf Coast beachgoers
Man's home surveillance system at center of criminal case: Held on $1,000,000...
Governor's office, DCFS remains silent after recent child protection failures
Homeowner frustrated after garage was built too small, contacted 2 On Your...
Entergy announces one-time bill assistance; click here to find out how to...
LSU QB Myles Brennan quitting football, not at practice Monday morning
Sports2's 1-on-1 with 5 star LSU commit Shelton Sampson
WATCH: 1-on-1 with recent LSU commit QB Rickie Collins
Zachary safety and 4 star prospect Kylin Jackson commits to LSU
Southern defensive lineman Jason Dumas comes back home to be closer to...