A 22-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday night during a shoot-out with another man, according to an East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office news release.
Sheriff’s Office detectives responded to 8211 Ned Ave. in the Gardere Lane area at 11:22 p.m. in reference to shots fired.
Two men were taken to a local hospital with gunshot wounds, the release says.
Jermaine Vallery, 9340 Pascagoula Drive, was later pronounced dead.
According to reports, both men allegedly exchanged gunfire with each other for an unknown reason, the release says.
An investigation is ongoing.