A 23-year-old man shot in the head Saturday while sitting in a vehicle on Oaklan Drive died Tuesday after he was taken off life support this morning, a police spokesman said.
Danjae Parker, 4812 Monarch Ave., was sitting in the passenger seat of a car near Oaklan and Beechwood Drive shortly after 10 p.m. when he was shot in the head, police have said.
Parker died around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Cpl. L’Jean McKneely said in a news release.
The driver of the vehicle was shot in the upper body, but the injury was not fatal, McKneely said.
The shooting is still under investigation, McKneely said. Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.