UPDATE: 2 shot after fight inside AM Mart Seafood on Highland


POSTED: Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 5:14pm

UPDATED: Monday, February 6, 2012 - 10:09am

THIS IS AN NBC33 NEWS UPDATE: There was some mix up in communication between BRPD Detectives and hospital staff. Marcus Morris is alive and is expected to make a full recovery. This investigation is ongoing with the possibility of pending charges.

ORIGINAL STORY: Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a shooting on Saturday that happened just before 8 pm at 2400 Highland Road.

Police say two men got into an argument inside AM Mart Seafood. A 27-year-old man was found shot in the arm inside the store. Police found Marcus Morris, 23, 265 Ellwood Drive shot on a near by street.

Both men were brought to the hospital, where Morris later died. The investigation is on going.

Call Crimestoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867).

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