Officials identify victim in fatal Baton Rouge shooting

Officials identify victim in fatal Baton Rouge shooting
(Source: EBRSO)
(Source: EBRSO)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that left one person dead Thursday afternoon.

The shooting happened in the 5300 block of Summer Drive, just off Airline Highway, around 1 p.m.

Witnesses say the victim was found in the street.

Officials have identified the victim as 35-year-old D'Andre T. Smith of Baton Rouge.

According to reports two men had an altercation that resulted with one man fatally shot.

Deputies say the suspect drove off in a gray Dodge Avenger. This incident is under investigation.

Anyone with information should contact the Sheriff's Office at 225-389-5000 or Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers Anonymously at 225-344-STOP.

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