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Police: Man shot to death while sitting on porch

Posted: Updated: April 9, 2013 09:23 PM
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a man dead Tuesday evening.

The victim was identified as Emanuel Hicks, 23, of Baton Rouge. The shooting happened in the 300 block of East Washington Street just after 8 p.m.

Police said he was shot multiple times while sitting on the front porch of a home. Hicks lived on East Washington, but not at the home where he was shot.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have not yet identified a suspect. No description was released.

If you have any information on this shooting, call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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