Denham Springs man, 20, fatally shot in Baton Rouge

A 20-year-old Denham Springs man died Tuesday after suffering multiple gunshot wounds around 10:30 a.m. in the 3700 block of Sycamore Street, authorities said.

Timothy Pena, 20, 36508 Rosalie Ave., Denham Springs, was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his upper torso at 3744 Sycamore St., Cpl, L’Jean McKneely, a Baton Rouge police spokesman, said in a statement issued late Tuesday.

Pena was taken to a hospital where he died later in the day Tuesday, McKneely said.

Police have not determined a motive for the shooting at this time.

Police ask anyone with information about this incident to call the Violent Crimes Unit at (225) 389-4868 or Crimestoppers at (225) 344-7868.