UPDATE: Two shot on Gerald Street; Police seeking suspect


POSTED: Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 5:50pm

UPDATED: Friday, March 30, 2012 - 10:06am

THIS IS AN NBC33 NEWS UPDATE: According to BatonRouge Police Latrell Davis, 23, of Baton Rouge is on life support and is technically brain dead.

ORIGINAL STORY: Two people were shot last night on Gerald Street. One is in critical condition.

The Baton Rouge Police Department responded to the call at around 10:00 p.m. When they arrived they found two victims shot inside of a car.

One victim was shot in the head and transported to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition.

The second victim was shot multiple times, but is expected to survive.

Police believe the shooting may have been a result of a drug deal.

The suspect is described as being a black male between 18-20 years old, low hair cut, wearing a black shirt and blue jeans.

If you know anything about this shooting incident call crime stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867).

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