BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one dead on Tuesday.

The shooting victim has been identified by police as 27-year-old Kentrell Payton. Payton died due to his injuries at a local hospital.

BRPD responded to a reported shooting in the 2600 block of Eaton St. at around 1:20 p.m.

Authorities said the investigation remains ongoing.

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