LSU athletes involved in 'traumatic' fatal shooting, school says; no athletes shot ADVOCATE STAFF REPORT DEC 22, 2018 - 1:18 PM Buy Now Baton Rouge Police Dept. officers, East Baton Rouge Coroner's Office personnel and others work the scene of a reported shooting fatality on 68th Ave., Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018. The shooting occurred in the early afternoon, and a bystander said they believed a person in or around the white Chevrolet Silverado truck, center, was the victim. ADVOCATE STAFF PHOTO BY TRAVIS SPRADLING Facebook Twitter SMS Email Save Advocate Staff One person was found fatally shot in the back seat of a truck Saturday afternoon in the Scotlandville area, and police have detained the two people who were in the front of the vehicle for questioning, said Baton Rouge police spokesman Sgt. L'Jean McKneely. McKneely said that the two taken in for questioning were LSU student-athletes, but said the person who died was not. "Right now, our concern is for the safety and well-being of our student athletes," LSU Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva wrote in a statement Saturday. "They have been involved in a traumatic incident and we have made our counselors available to assist immediately." Story Continued Below The two LSU atheltes called 911 after the shooting and waited at the scene for police, McKneely said. They remain in police custody, but McKneely said they have not been arrested. He would not comment on a possible motive in the shooting. *might be CEH in a craigslist transaction that turned into a robbery.