BRPD investigating deadly shooting on Simplex St.

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) -The Baton Rouge Police Department was called to the scene of a deadly shooting on Monday night.

Officers arrived a little before 9 p.m. and found two men suffering from gunshot wounds.

The double shooting took place in the 7400 block of Simplex St.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, “one male victim died from his injuries and the other male victim was transported to a local hospital and is expected to survive.”

The investigation into this deadly shooting remains ongoing.

Detectives are searching for suspects and if you have any information that could help in this case, please call the Baton Rouge Police Department at 225-389-2000.

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