Police: Man shot over the summer dies on New Year’s Day

January 2, 2019

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana say a man shot over the summer has died on New Year’s Day.

News outlets report that 43-year-old Cedrick Washington died Tuesday from injuries sustained in the shooting.

Baton Rouge police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said in a statement that Washington was injured in a July 8 shooting and later died. Police have not identified any suspects or motives.

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