24-year-old man dead after shooting on Scotland Ave.

24-year-old man dead after shooting on Scotland Ave.

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are investigating a fatal shooting that left a 24-year-old man dead.

Officials say the shooting happened early Thursday morning around 1 a.m. in the 9000 block of Scotland Ave. Kristopher James, 24, was found in the road suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

Anyone with information in this shooting should contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869 or call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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