Police: Man shot to death outside of his home on College Drive

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Published: Jan. 4, 2022 at 1:12 PM CST
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say they are investigating a shooting that left a 21-year-old man dead on the night of Monday, Jan. 3.

Investigators say Donta Thompson, 21, of Baton Rouge, was shot around 10:17 p.m. while sitting in his vehicle that was parked outside of his home in the 2200 block of College Drive.

Thompson died at the scene, officials say.

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Police say they do not have a motive and suspect at this time.

Anyone with any information on this shooting is urged to contact BRPD’s Violent Crime Unit at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.

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