Man killed in Charcoal Lounge parking lot shooting ID’d

By | November 22, 2021

Cedrick Parker Death : Authorities are probing a shooting incident in the parking lot of Charcoal Lounge that left 38-year-old Cedrick Parker dead, and four others injured.

According to Baton Rouge Police Department , officials were called to the clubs parking lot on Plank Road at about 2:00 a.m. Arriving officers located Parker suffering from fatal gunshot injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Four other victims were also located at the scene suffering from non-life threatening injuries consistent with gunshots. They were transferred to an area hospital for treatments.

No suspect information was released. Detectives are working to understand the motive in the shooting.
Authorities are urging anyone with information to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.