Michael Riley Death – Brightside Drive shooting victims identified

By | December 13, 2021

Michael Riley Death : 22-year-old Michael Riley and 5-year-old Carson Riley were identified as the victims of the Friday night shooting death in Brightside Drive.

The shooting took place at about 6:05 p.m. on Dec. 10 in the 1000 block of Brightside Drive, near River Road. Responding officers located the two victims suffering from gunshot injuries in the backseat of a Honda Accord. Michael Riley was pronounced dead at the scene.  Carson Riley was transported to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

According to Baton Rouge Police Department, others inside the vehicle at the time of the shooting were not injured in the incident. Investigators believe shots were fired into the Honda from a passing car. This investigation remains ongoing.

Michael Riley Death – Cause of Death :

Carson Riley Death – Cause of Death

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