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A man was fatally shot when he apparently tried to illegally enter a Baton Rouge home through a window Sunday morning, Baton Rouge Police said.

The man has been identified by police as Alddon Smith, 27, of 811 East Cross Creek, Amite. 

The incident happened at about 5:30 a.m. Sunday, when a resident at the home in the 6000 block of Evangeline Street fired at Smith, police said. 

The case is under investigation.