Victim of Jan. 4 shooting in Baton Rouge dies

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — A 26-year-old man who was shot on Monday, Jan. 4 in the 1400 block of North 23rd Street died from his gunshot injuries on Tuesday.

Autrell Bivens, 26, of Lulu Avenue, had been traveling northbound on North 23rd Street with a juvenile when an unidentified person–or people–started shooting at his vehicle, according to Baton Rouge Police Department spokesperson Sgt. L’Jean Mckneely Jr.

The juvenile suffered non-life threatening injuries, and Bivens was transported to a local hospital.

The motive remains unknown, according to Mckneely.

Anyone with information on the now-fatal shooting can call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867(STOP).

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