BRPD identifies victim in deadly shooting on Tigerland Ave.

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department identifies the shooting victim as 27-year-old Jaques Jones.

He died at the scene from his injuries, according to a spokesperson from BRPD.

Anyone with information about this shooting should contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department is at the scene of a deadly shooting on Friday morning.

The shooting took place in the 4700 block of Tigerland Ave.

Emergency officials confirm that one person is dead.

A witness stated that one deceased man was seen outside an apartment in front of a door.

This is a developing story and more information will be shared as it becomes available.

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