BRPD ID man shot, killed inside vehicle on Evangeline Street; suspect wanted

Man shot inside vehicle on Evangeline Street

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police were called out to a deadly shooting Thursday morning in Baton Rouge.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported officers received a call about a shooting on Evangeline Street near Lemonwood Drive just before 10:30 a.m.

Officers said one person was found dead at the scene. BRPD identified the victim as Michael Richard, 32, who was found shot to death while sitting inside his vehicle.

The motive and suspect are unknown at this time.

Anyone with information relative to this shooting is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

The investigation is ongoing.

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