A 17-year-old shot in the head early Sunday died overnight after being taken off life support, a Baton Rouge police spokesman said.
Police found Justice Thompson lying on the pavement of the 2000 block of Adams around 2:25 a.m. Sunday, Sgt. Don Stone said.
The teen and an 18-year-old woman were sitting in a vehicle when gunshots were fired at the car, Stone said.
The woman was not injured.
Stone said police have not made any arrests or named any suspects in the shooting. They also have no motive for the crime.
Anyone with information about this incident can contact police at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP or (225) 344-7867.