Police identify victim of Sunday night shooting on Blvd De Province

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Police identified the victim of a shooting Sunday evening in the 1800 block of Blvd De Province.

The victim is 34-year-old Marquis McCoy of 1262 Aster St., according to Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. of BRPD.

Contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867 to report information relative to the crime.

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WVLA/WGMB) BRPD officials are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the 1800 block of Blvd De Province around 6:02pm yesterday evening.

An unidentified black man was shot and transported to a local hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The shooting victim has not been identified at this time.

The motive and suspect are unknown.

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