Man found shot dead inside vehicle, another man seriously injured


POSTED: Tuesday, May 15, 2012 - 9:30am

UPDATED: Tuesday, May 15, 2012 - 4:58pm

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred yesterday, Monday, May 14, at approximately 11:30 p.m. in the 6000 block of Oak Park near Sumrall in which one man was killed and another injured.

Dederick Droze, 24, of Baton Rouge was found dead inside a vehicle and another man was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

According to reports, Droze and the other man were shot while inside a vehicle on Oak Park. A black man was seen fleeing the scene.

Detectives are still investigating this incident and looking for the suspect.

Anyone with information concerning this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at (225) 389-5000. Crime Stoppers is also offering a cash reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of those responsible. Contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at (225) 344-STOP (7867). You can also text your tip to CRIMES (274637). Include CS225 at the beginning of your message.

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