BRPD: Armed robbery victim shoots and kills 20-year-old man

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department is identifying who was shot and killed on W. McKinley St. Monday night.

“20-year-old Marcus Hayes, Jr. was committing an armed robbery when one of the robbery victims armed himself and shot Hayes,” according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

This deadly shooting happened at 994 W. McKinley St.

BRPD says Hayes died at the shooting scene and “two individuals in the group of six robbery victims sustained apparent non-life threatening gunshot injuries.”

The investigation into this deadly shooting remains open.

If you have any information about this shooting, please call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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