Man dead after shooting near Howell Park; victim identified - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Man dead after shooting near Howell Park; victim identified

One man was killed in a shooting on Winbourne Avenue at Elm Drive (Source: WAFB) One man was killed in a shooting on Winbourne Avenue at Elm Drive (Source: WAFB)
One man was killed in a shooting on Winbourne Avenue at Elm Drive (Source: WAFB) One man was killed in a shooting on Winbourne Avenue at Elm Drive (Source: WAFB)
One man was killed in a shooting on Winbourne Avenue at Elm Drive (Source: WAFB) One man was killed in a shooting on Winbourne Avenue at Elm Drive (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

One man was killed Thursday night after a shooting near Howell Park, according to authorities.

The Baton Rouge Police Department identified the victim as Kelvin Brown Jr., 32.

Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. with BRPD reported the shooting happened on Winbourne Avenue near Howell Park around 8:15 p.m.

He said Brown died at the scene. He added a 19-year-old man was also apparently shot in the same incident. He explained the second victim arrived at the hospital later. His condition is unknown.

Investigators have not yet identified a suspect or established a motive behind the shooting.

Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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