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Baton Rouge Man Shot and Killed by Burglar on Richland Ave. Sunday

Baton Rouge Police Unit

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating the shooting death of Ryan Hord, 41, Richland Ave.

According to reports, last evening at approximately midnight, Hord confronted a vehicle burglary suspect near his residence, and gunfire was exchanged. Hord was struck and died at the scene.

The suspect, a 29-year-old male was struck also but fled the scene. He was later apprehended and transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Once released from the hospital he will be charged with 1st Degree Murder. Police have not released the name of the suspect at this time.