Police are searching for the person who fatally shot Derrell Marquis Haynes, 19, during a drug deal Tuesday evening in the Piggly Wiggly parking lot on Choctaw Drive.
Baton Rouge Police described the suspect as a black man who was driving a red 2013 Chevrolet Impala.
After Haynes was shot, a friend drove him to Advance Auto Parts on North Foster Drive and called for medical help and police. Haynes later died at a local hospital, according to BRPD.
Police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact their Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.