UPDATE: Shooting victim dies, two injured; motive still unknown

UPDATE: Shooting victim dies, two injured; motive still unknown

POSTED: Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 9:53pm

UPDATED: Friday, March 15, 2013 - 3:15pm

UPDATE: BRPD reports that one of the victims died as a result of his injuries. We’re told Christopher Fountain, 29, of Baton Rouge, was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The other shooting victims are 47 and 18 years of age.

This is the 14th homicide the Baton Rouge Police Department has investigated in 2013.

ORIGINAL: Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting on Tennessee Street, at the intersection of E. Washington Street.

Police say the shooting happened around 9:00 p.m. Thursday night. Officials say two different vehicles were involved in the incident.

Three people have been transported to local hospitals, and two may be in serious condition.

So far, Police have not released details on possible suspects, motive, or if anyone has been apprehended. The condition of the victims has not been released, either.

If you know anything about this incident call Crime Stoppers 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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