BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A Thursday (September 1) afternoon shooting on Foster Road off Comite Drive left one person dead, officials say.
According to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office (EBRSO), the shooting was the result of a domestic incident involving two men who were both armed.
Deputies say one of the men was shot and Baton Rouge officials later confirmed that man who was shot passed away at the scene of the crime.
Sources say the situation unfolded shortly after 3 p.m. and it may have been an ex-husband who shot his former partner’s boyfriend. However, this information has yet to be confirmed by authorities.
BRProud will keep readers updated as additional details related to the tragic incident are provided by officials.
In the meantime, anyone with information pertaining to the case can contact EBRSO at (225) 389-5000.