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EBR Sheriffs Deputies investigating early Saturday morning shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriffs Office says a man has been killed in a shooting that took place Saturday morning. The shooting happened in the 1600 block of Port Avenue around 10:00 am.

Deputies responded to reports of shots fired in the area and found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP. More details on this shooting will be given as it becomes available. 

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