Victim dies after getting shot multiple times in broad daylight

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A man is dead after being shot several times Tuesday morning and police are searching for his killer.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said Timothy Pena, 20, of Denham Springs, was found injured on Sycamore Street in Baton Rouge around 10:30 a.m.

Sycamore runs between Plank Road and North Foster Drive, just north of Evangeline Street.

Investigators said the victim was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his upper torso.

Pena was taken to an area hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

Detectives do not yet have a suspect or motive in the shooting.

Anyone with information that could help them solve this murder is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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