Police are investigating a Saturday morning homicide after they found a man’s body laying on the road in the 600 block of Egret Street., according to a Baton Rouge Police Department news release.
Police got a call at 2:37 a.m. about shots being fired in the area, the release says.
When officers arrived, they found the body of the man on the road, the release says.
There is no motive for the fatal shooting at this point, the release says.
Police have not released the name or age of the victim yet.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 389-4869 or Crimestoppers at (225) 344-STOP.