BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPRPOUD) – A 26-year-old man was killed during an altercation on Iroquois Street on Saturday afternoon, and the Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating his death.

The police say that Nikola Ell, 26, and his 27-year-old friend were shot around 6:15 p.m. in the 3100 block of Iroquois Street. Ell died at the scene, but the second victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Police say that this is an open investigation. If anyone has information on this shooting, contact BRPD.