Victim identified in I-110 shooting that injured 2 others; suspect still at-large

Victim identified in I-110 shooting that injured 2 others; suspect still at-large
Eric Davis

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - One man is dead and two others are injured after a late Tuesday night shooting on I-110.

Police say three men where shot while in a vehicle driving north on I-110 near Government around 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27.

Eric Davis, 25, along with a 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old man arrived at a local hospital suffering from gunshot wounds, according to a spokesperson for BRPD. Davis died from his injuries, according to BRPD. Police say he was sitting in the passenger seat of the vehicle.

Eric Davis was killed in a shooting on I-110 in Baton Rouge on 2/26/2019.
Eric Davis was killed in a shooting on I-110 in Baton Rouge on 2/26/2019. (Source: Family of Eric Davis)
(Source: WAFB)
(Source: WAFB)

The two other men were released from the hospital Wednesday morning with minor injuries.

Investigators believe the shots were fired from a passing vehicle. Police say the shooting was a targeted attack, not random.

There are no known motives or suspects at this time.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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