Baton Rouge police investigating fatal shooting on Paige Street

BATON ROUGE – Baton Rouge Police Homicide Detectives are investigating a shooting that killed a 29-year-old man Monday night.

BRPD says the incident occurred in the 5300 block of Paige Street a little after 9:45 p.m. Police say Donte Tate was shot and transported to a local hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Officials say during the investigation, detectives learned Tate and several others were standing in front of a store when shots rang out.

Police say no motive or suspects have been identified at this time.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at (225)389-4869 or (225)344-7867.

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