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Woman dead after being shot multiple times while walking on sidewalk; victim identified

At least one person was killed in a shooting on College Drive Wednesday night (Source: WAFB) At least one person was killed in a shooting on College Drive Wednesday night (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A woman is dead after getting shot multiple times Wednesday night.

The Baton Rouge Police Department identified the victim as Dedawn Bush, 20, of Baton Rouge.

Police responded to the scene on College Drive near Bardwell Drive around 9:15 p.m.

Sgt. L'Jean Mckneely with BRPD said detectives have determined an unknown man shot Bush. He added she was walking on the sidewalk when the shooter walked up to her and started firing.

According to investigators, the shooter ran off and the victim died at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information that can help with this investigation is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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