Victim in Baton Rouge double-shooting identified

Baton Rouge police are releasing new details about a deadly double-shooting Thursday night.

Police say Rajanee Williams, 21, was killed in the shooting in the 3300 block of Mission Dr.

Williams and an 18-year-old were found shot behind a house on Misson Dr., police say. Williams died at the scene. The teen was taken to a local hospital where he is in critical condition.

Sources tell Unfiltered with Kiran that both Williams and the teen were shot in the head.

BRPD say the motive and suspects in the shooting are unknown at this time. The investigation into the double-shooting continues.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP. You can also leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers online.

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By guaranteeing a caller’s anonymity Crime Stoppers allows the caller to give information in a positive atmosphere without the prospect of retribution. By offering cash rewards for information leading to indictment or arrests, the program encourages otherwise reluctant callers to provide information.

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