Police identified the man fatally shot early Sunday morning in a Plank Road parking lot as 19-year-old Calvin Smith, of Plaquemine.
Officers arrived at 2944 Plank Road about 1:15 a.m. and found the victim lying in the parking lot of Carlins Food Mart, wounded by gunfire, Baton Rouge Police Capt. Archie Lee said in a news release.
Smith, of 2547 Ferdinard St., Plaquemine, had been shot several times and was unresponsive, Lee said. Emergency Medical Services took him to Baton Rouge General Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
Police asked those with information on the shooting to contact the Violent Crime Division at 225-389-4869 or Crimestoppers at 344-7867.