BRPD: Teenager found shot to death in front yard


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department was called to the scene of a reported shooting a little before 8:50 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 29.

Detectives arrived at 2100 block of Harelson Street and found 16-year-old Jamar Turnley had been “shot multiple times in the front yard and died at the scene.”

Investigators are looking for a motive and or suspects in this deadly shooting.

If you have any information that could help investigators, please call the Violent Crimes Unit at (225)389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225)344-7868/STOP.

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