Man found shot to death in vehicle on Enterprise St.; suspect arrested

Man found shot to death in vehicle on Enterprise St.

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man dead and a woman with injuries.

According to officials, the shooting happened shortly before midnight on Wednesday, Jan. 6. Sylvester Harrison, 30, was found in a vehicle located in the 5200 block of Enterprise Street.

Harrison had gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 25-year-old woman was reportedly taken to the hospital with injuries. Police did not say how those injuries were obtained or whether she was inside the vehicle when Harrison was shot.

BRPD arrested Joseph Berry, 39, Thursday who they believe is connected to the shooting.

Joseph Berry
Joseph Berry (Source: BRPD)

Berry was booked in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the charges of first degree murder, attempted first degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.

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