One of three youths shot Thursday dies

One of three youths shot Thursday night in the 2300 block of Georgia Street has died, Baton Rouge Police Department Cpl. L’Jean McKneely said Friday.

The multiple shootings occurred at 9:20 p.m., and the three youths were taken to hospitals after police found them wounded in two separate vehicles on East Washington Street and near Thomas Delpit Drive and Buchanan Street, police spokesman Lt. Don Kelly said in a news release Thursday night.

McKneely did not have any other information to release Friday morning.

The investigation is continuing and anyone with information is urged to contact police at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.