Police identify man shot, killed on Scenic Highway

Police identify man shot, killed on Scenic Highway
The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting in the 7100 block of Scenic Highway on Tuesday, June 30, sources tell WAFB. (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say officers are investigating a shooting that left one man dead in the 7100 block of Scenic Highway.

Investigators say the shooting happened around 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 30.

Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. says Stafford Williams, 48, of Baton Rouge, was shot and pronounced dead at the scene.

The case remains under investigation.

Anyone with any information about the shooting is asked to call BRPD’s Violent Crime Unit at 225-389-4869.

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