Police identify man killed in Charcoal Lounge parking lot shooting; 4 others injured

Published: Nov. 21, 2021 at 7:25 AM CST|Updated: Nov. 21, 2021 at 2:11 PM CST
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a shooting in the parking lot of a club that left one man dead and four others injured.

Police reported Cedrick Parker, 38, died at the scene. They added the other victims were taken to the hospital with injuries classified as moderate to not life-threatening.

Investigators said the five victims were shot in the parking lot of Charcoal Lounge on Plank Road around 2 a.m.

They have not yet identified a suspect or established a motive in the shooting.

Anyone with information that can help detectives solve this puzzle is urged to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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