Deadly shooting takes place in Baton Rouge on Wednesday morning



Baton Rouge police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said this morning’s shooting is a suspected suicide.


The Baton Rouge Police Department is on the scene of a shooting in the 1600 block of N. 39th St.

Photo courtesy of Kourtney Williams

BRPD is in the early stages of the investigation but emergency officials have confirmed that one person has died as a result of this shooting.

More information will be provided when it becomes available.

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