BRPD identifies victim in Iroquois Street shooting
POSTED: Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 6:00pm
UPDATED: Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 7:28pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Baton Rouge Police identified Elijah Stevenson, 21 as the victim of the fatal shooting which occurred on Friday afternoon.
Stevenson, while walking in the 3800 block Iroquois Street with an acquaintance, after leaving a dice game, was approached from behind by a black male subject on a bike known as K J , who was also present at the dice game. K J then pulled a pistol from his waist band and fired shots at Stevenson. Stevenson died from multiple gun shot wounds.
Investigators are attempting to learn the identity of K J.
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