Baton Rouge police are investigating a double murder that happened Sunday night in the 5300 block of Washington Court.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, Lester Reed got into a verbal altercation with an acquitance, Tevin Crump just after 9 p.m.

The fight escalated, and Reed, 19, stabbed Crump, 32, with a kitchen knife. Crump then shot Reed in the torso.

Crump died on the scene, BRPD said. Reed died at a Baton Rouge-area hospital.