Detectives are investigating the Tuesday night fatal shooting of a 21-year-old man that occurred near the corner of Scenic Highway and Ellerslie Drive in North Baton Rouge, according to a Baton Rouge Police Department news release.
Police were called out to the 1500 block of Scenic Highway at 11:33 p.m. to respond to a shooting.
When officers arrived they found the victim on the west side of the road shot twice in the stomach, according to the release.
The victim was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries where he later died.
There is no known suspect or motive in the shooting right now.
Anyone with information about what happened is urged to call police at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP.