A 26-year-old homeless person was fatally stabbed Tuesday morning on Gus Young Avenue, the Baton Rouge Police Department says.

The victim, Kadarian Williams, suffered multiple stab wounds around 2:33 a.m. Tuesday and was found lying in the 4400 block of Gus Young Ave., according to BRPD.

Williams was transported to a local hospital, where he died a short time later.

Police say they are searching for suspects and motive.

BRPD urges anyone with information about the stabbing to call its Violent Crimes Unit at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.

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