LSU Basketball player Wayde Sims was reportedly shot and killed in an early morning shooting today in Baton Rouge. The shooting happened near Southern University just after midnight according to Baton Rouge Police across the street from Mumford Stadium. Wayde Sims was set to go into his Junior year as starting Forward for the Tigers.

So far it looks like police haven't detained a suspect and are asking if the public knows any information that could assist in an arrest contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.