Baton Rouge police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting that occurred shortly after 9 p.m. on Saturday in the 5800 block of St. Gerard Avenue.
Police identified the victim as Johnny Price, 23, of 6434 Buttonwood Dr.
He was transported to a local hospital Saturday, where he was pronounced dead as a result of his injuries.
Police said details surrounding Price’s death are unclear. Late Saturday, a pickup truck with the driver’s side door wide open was in the middle of the street, where police were gathering evidence.
Police asked that anyone with any information on this shooting contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.