BATON ROUGE, LA. (THECOUNT) — Bryce Sheffield has been identified as the victim found deceased inside a vehicle in Baton Rouge on Monday afternoon.

The body of Sheffield, 27, was located inside a vehicle parked on East Drive, in Baton Rouge, near Government Street late Monday afternoon.


Baton Rouge police say they discovered the victim deceased around 4 p.m. Monday in the Baton Rouge Mid-City neighborhood.

Officials say Sheffield’s body did not show any obvious signs of trauma.

A toxicology test is pending, reports WBRZ.

Officers spent the afternoon combing the area for evidence.

Sheffield’s cause of death is pending autopsy.


Geo quick facts: Baton Rouge is a city on the Mississippi River, and the capital of Louisiana. Antebellum landmarks include the castle-like Old Louisiana State Capitol, now a museum, and Magnolia Mound Plantation, with its French Creole house. LSU Rural Life Museum is a complex of refurbished buildings illustrating 18th- and 19th-century life. On the river, the USS Kidd is a retired WWII destroyer that is now a museum – wikipedia.