?Update, 5:58 p.m.
The victim has been identified as 31-year-old Lavan Akeem Jones.
Jones has no known address and is believed by deputies to be homeless.
A man was found dead in a possible hit-and-run early Sunday, the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office said.
A sheriff’s deputy found a man dead in the road around 5:45 a.m. at 7950 Greenwell Street, Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks said. The death is being investigated as a possible hit-and-run.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5000 or Crimestoppers at 225-344-STOP.