BRPD investigating shooting death of man on Seneca Street

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Baton Rouge Police have released the identity of the victim — 55-year-old John Leon Hayes.


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — A homicide investigation is underway by the Baton Rouge Police Department after a man was found shot to death.

The victim was found with multiple gunshot wounds in the 3500 block of Seneca Street after 7 a.m. on Oct. 8, according to BRPD.

Police said the motive and potential suspects are unknown at this time.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Division at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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