New Orleans woman found shot to death inside vehicle in Baton Rouge, police say

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Published: Jul. 28, 2022 at 7:26 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 29, 2022 at 3:03 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the shooting of a New Orleans woman who was found dead inside a car on Thursday evening.

According to BRPD, officials found a woman’s body around 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 28. She was inside an abandoned 2009 Toyota Corolla at the intersection of Highland Road and Terrace Avenue.

Police identified the woman as Terrian Benn, 20, of New Orleans.

Detectives say they believe Benn’s death may be connected to another shooting, which occurred 12 hours earlier on General Meyer Avenue in New Orleans.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident should contact the Violent Crimes Unit at (225)389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225)344-7867.

This is a developing story. Check back for more details.

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