BRPD identifies victim in deadly shooting on Tigerland Ave.

Local News

UPDATE:

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department identifies the shooting victim as 27-year-old Jaques Jones.

He died at the scene from his injuries, according to a spokesperson from BRPD.

Anyone with information about this shooting should contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

ORIGINAL STORY:

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department is at the scene of a deadly shooting on Friday morning.

The shooting took place in the 4700 block of Tigerland Ave.

Emergency officials confirm that one person is dead.

A witness stated that one deceased man was seen outside an apartment in front of a door.

This is a developing story and more information will be shared as it becomes available.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest BRProud Articles

More Local News

Stay up to date with the latest news by downloading the BRProud App from the App Store or Google Play.

Trending Stories