Teen shot, killed in Glen Oaks

Daylon Wheeler
Daylon Wheeler

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A teenager died after being shot in the chest in the Glen Oaks subdivision in Baton Rouge Friday afternoon.

Daylon Wheeler, 16, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The shooting happened just before 4 p.m. in the 7000 block of Buttonwood.

East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputies are still looking for the shooter.   The suspect was seen running from the scene wearing a gray or black jacket and red pants.

If you have any information on Wheeler's death, call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.

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