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One dead, two injured in Baton Rouge shooting on I-110

Posted at 6:35 AM, Feb 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-27 07:35:34-05

The Baton Rouge Police Department says that one man is dead and two others are injured following a shooting on I-110 on Tuesday night.

Police say the shooting occurred around 9:00 pm around the Government Street area in Baton Rouge.

One victim, 25-year-old Eric Davis of Baton Rouge died at a local hospital due to injuries sustained in the shooting. Two other victims, a 23-year-old and 17-year-old male, were also injured in the shooting.

WBRZ says that the victims drove themselves to the hospital.

Investigators say they believe that the shots were fired at the three victims from a passing vehicle as they were traveling northbound on I-110.

No suspects have been named at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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