Brpd investigating double shooting with one dead

A 19-yr-old man has died and another teenager is injured after a double shooting at an apartment complex in Baton Rouge.

Officials say it was a drive-by shooting at the Cadence Apartments. That’s in the 7800 block of Scenic Hwy.

It happened around 6:15pm with two men shot. Geore R. Hankton, 19, died on the scene. A second person, an 18-yr-old, was transported to a hospital in serious condition.

No further details have been provided at this time.

Garcia Roofing

This is the second shooting today in Baton Rouge with a 14-yr-old shot earlier in the day on Washington St.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.

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