Baton Rouge Police investigating deadly double shooting

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One man is dead, another injured after a double shooting late Thursday night, according to Baton Rouge Police officials.

It happened just before 9:00 p.m., Thursday, at the Kangaroo Mart and Texaco Gas Station in the 6100 block of Plank Road.

Police say 21-year-old Reginald Jefferson was shot and killed after an altercation with the shooter inside the Kangaroo Mart. Police say a second, 24-year-old victim, was shot after being chased out of the store by the gunman. That second victim is expected to be okay.

The shooter has not been taken into custody by police.

Anyone with information that can help police in this investigation should call crime stoppers at (225) 344-7867(STOP)

This is a developing story.

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