BRPD responds to fatal shooting on Scenic Hwy


The Baton Rouge Police Department is responding to a fatal shooting of a woman on Scenic Highway. 

The shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. Friday near the intersection of Scenic Highway and Walnut Street. 

According to sources at the scene, 18-year-old Ananya Crawford died after being shot multiple times. 

Witnesses say the suspected shooter, who wore red pants and a white shirt, fired seven or eight gun shots. 

Police have no suspects or motives at this time. If you have any information that can help detectives, call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867 (STOP). 

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