BRPD investigates fatal shooting late Thursday

Baton Rouge police are investigating a Thursday night shooting that left one man dead at an apartment complex just north of Florida Boulevard on Sharp Lane.

The shooting happened late Thursday in the 500 block of Sharp Lane, said Don Coppola Jr., a Baton Rouge police spokesman.

Homicide detectives and the East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner’s Office responded to the shooting, Coppola said.

No other details were available late Thursday.