EBRSO investigating deadly shooting on Yorkfield Dr.


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene of a deadly shooting around 11:20 a.m. on Tuesday, September 7.

The deadly shooting took place in the 3400 block of Yorkfield Dr.

32-year-old Derrick Walker was found “shot to death outside of his apartment,” according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

Walker died at the shooting scene which is still active at this time.

Investigators are gathering video and witness testimony.

If you have any information about this deadly shooting, please call the Sheriff’s Office at 389-5000 or crimestoppers anonymously at 344-STOP.

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