Investigators say deadly shooting at apartment complex was ‘targeted’ & ‘gang-related’

A man is dead after a shooting at a Baton Rouge apartment complex on Tuesday, Sept. 20, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Published: Sep. 20, 2022 at 7:41 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 21, 2022 at 4:33 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A man is dead after a shooting at a Baton Rouge apartment complex on Tuesday, Sept. 20, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office.

EBRSO identified the victim as Stanley Wright, 33, who appears to be a Baton Rouge rapper, according to social media posts.

Investigators reported they believe the shooting was targeted and gang-related.

Deputies said it happened at Sherwood Place Apartments on Sherwood Common Boulevard around 7:30 p.m. Spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks said Wright was found dead in the parking lot of the complex.

Detectives have not yet identified a suspect.

The investigation is ongoing.

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