BRPD investigating home invasion, shooting on Eleanor Drive

BRPD investigating home invasion, shooting on Eleanor Drive
Suspects involved in home invasion, shooting on Eleanor Street drove to the Racetrac on Airline Highway. (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating a home invasion, shooting that occurred around 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 20.

Officials state they received a call that individuals had entered a home located in the 3700 block of Eleanor Drive armed with handguns.

According to BRPD, the homeowner fired at the invaders, striking two suspects. The suspects then drove to the Racetrac on Airline Highway after the shooting occurred.

Altren Dukes, 19, died from gunshot injuries sustained in the shooting. A second suspect was transported to a local hospital for gunshot injuries.

A third suspect, DeWayne Davis, 29, was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison as a fugitive from West Baton Rouge.

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

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