Separate overnight shootings left two men dead, the Baton Rouge Police Department said Thursday.
Elbert Marshall, 29, 1737 La Annie Dr, died Thursday morning after he was shot just after 2 a.m. Thursday in the parking lot of 12254 La Margie Drive, said L’Jean McKneely, a Baton Rouge police spokesman.
In an earlier shooting, officers responded at 10:47 p.m. Wednesday to reports of a shooting at Scenic Highway and Mulberry Street where they found a man with a head injury lying face down on the sidewalk.
The victim was unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene, Capt. Ronald Norman said in a press release.
Police didn’t report any motives or suspects in the cases.
Contact the Violent Crime Division at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867 with information.