Baton Rouge police were investigating a fatal shooting Tuesday night on East Washington Street, a police spokesman said.
Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of East Washington at 8:08 p.m. about "a man down," Capt. Dwayne Bovia said in a news release.
Officers found a man shot and later determined he had died, Bovia said.
No other details were given in Bovia's release.