Man found shot to death in front of a home

Victim identified in Cate Ave. shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are searching for a killer after a man was found shot to death in the front yard of his home Wednesday night.

The victim was identified as Major Brown, 29, of Baton Rouge.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the shooting happened in the 12000 Cate Avenue around 9 p.m.

Investigators said they received a call about the incident and officers arrived on the scene to find Brown lying in the grass in front of the home.

They added he had been shot several times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into the deadly shooting continues.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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