Couple shot in their home
POSTED: Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 6:50am
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 5:41pm
BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) —
THIS IS A NBC33 NEWS UPDATE: The 24 year old male victim died at a local hospital after midnight last night. He is identified as Eddie Williams. The female victim remains in the hospital.
ORIGINAL STORY: Baton Rouge Police Captain Joan Cage tells NBC33 News, a 31 year old woman and her 24 year old boyfriend were shot in their home at 1915 Birch Street in Baton Rouge Tuesday night.
Police got the call around 8:40 p.m. and found the woman shot once on her porch. The man was found inside, also shot. Police say the man’s injuries are life threatening. They expect the woman to recover.
The case has been turned over to detectives with the Violent Crimes Unit. If you have any information that could help police, call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP.