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Woman killed in early morning shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Baton Rouge Police say a woman was shot to death early Sunday morning as she sat in a vehicle in a nightclub parking lot.

The shooting happened in the 3900 block of Plank Rd at Club Shenanigan's around 2:00 am.  Octavia Jackson, 27, was sitting on the passenger side of a vehicle in the club parking lot when she was shot multiple times.  She was taken to a local hospital where she later died from her injuries. A second person was also shot but their injuries are believed to be non life threatening.

Investigators believe the shooter is a black male and the shooting stemmed from an earlier incident inside the club.  Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.

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