Shooting leaves 1 dead, sends another to the hospital

1 person dead after shooting on North 49th Street
The shooting happened on North 49th Street near Gus Young Avenue. (Source: Ben Gauthier/WAFB)
The shooting happened on North 49th Street near Gus Young Avenue. (Source: Ben Gauthier/WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are gathering clues they hope will lead to a suspect following a deadly shooting Tuesday evening.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported one person was killed on North 49th Street near Gus Young Avenue around 8:30 p.m.

Authorities added a second person was also shot and taken to the hospital.

The names of the victims were not released.

The investigation is ongoing.

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