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Baton Rouge PD investigating homicide at nightclub

Altercation led to stabbing
Posted at 2:45 PM, Dec 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-21 15:45:50-05

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a homicide that happened overnight last night.

According to WBRZ, the homicide occurred at the District Night Club.

Baton Rouge Police say 31-year-old Fondrell Payne was stabbed in the chest after a physical altercation broke out in the club.

Payne was transported to a local hospital where he died.

The investigation is ongoing.