Fatal shooting on South 17th Street at Government


POSTED: Monday, July 9, 2012 - 9:09pm

UPDATED: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 5:39pm

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Montaser Zarrouq, 32, of Baton Rouge. Police say they still do not have a motive or suspect.

ORIGINAL: The Baton Rouge Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that happened Monday night around South 17th Street and Government.

Shortly after 8:00 p.m. on Monday, July 9 a man was shot in the chest by an unknown suspect. The victim was transported by EMS to a local hospital. The man died as a result of his injuries

Details are limited at this time. No motive or suspect have been identified.

If you know anything about this incident, call Crime Stopper at (225) 344-STOP (7867).

NBC33 News brought you this news first on the NBC33 Facebook page. For breaking news updates, make sure to like our page as well as download the NBC33 mobile app.

Comments News Comments

Post new Comment