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Coroner releases identity of victim in Skysail homicide

The scene on Skysail Avenue (Source: Leah Ellsworth/WAFB) The scene on Skysail Avenue (Source: Leah Ellsworth/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner has identified the victim in a Sunday night shooting that happened on Skysail Avenue.

Coroner William "Beau" Clark says the victim is 47-year-old David Wasike. 

The shooting happened around 9 p.m. in the 8000 block. When deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office arrived, they found Wasike unresponsive. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The coroner says Wasike died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867. You can remain anonymous.

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