BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police said a man was found shot to death in a canal Tuesday morning.
The victim was identified as Alexander Scott, 38, of Baton Rouge.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reported Scott was found in a canal on Jefferson Avenue near Washington Avenue around 7:30 p.m.
Investigators said neighbors found the body in the canal behind some houses.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.