A 27-year-old Baton Rouge man died in surgery at a local hospital after being shot Sunday evening, East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks said.

Torrance Tate, 8231 Skysail Ave., Apt. B, was in his vehicle in the 5600 block of Holiday Court when he was shot by someone in another vehicle about 5 p.m. Sunday, Hicks said.

Detectives say the shooter may have been in a white Chevrolet Impala, Hicks said, but they had not yet identified a suspect Sunday night.

Hicks asked anyone with information to call the Sheriff’s Office at (225) 389-5000 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at (225) 344-STOP.