One man dead in early morning shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting that has left one man dead and another with serious injuries.

The shooting happened in the 6000 block of St. Katherine Street around 1:30 am Saturday morning. Police responded to reports of shots fired in the area and found Justin King, 27, inside his residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries.  A second victim was also shot but managed to drive himself to a hospital for treatment.  His injuries are serious but he is expected to survive.

There are no known motives or suspects for this shooting.  Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.

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