BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department will addressed the issues contributing to the violence in Baton Rouge and to give an update on the fatal shooting on Dec. 10.
Mayor Broome said after reviewing recent data from BRPD, gun violence has increased in the Baton Rouge area.
Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy Paul says the fatal shooting on Dec. 10, that took the life of a 22-year-old man and a 5-year-old was targeted. BRPD confirms that they were eight victims in the car and suspects were shooting while cars were in motion.
BRPD is still looking for possible suspects in this shooting. If you have any information regarding the fatal shooting, contact BRPD Homicide Department or Crime Stoppers.