POSTED: Monday, July 16, 2012 - 11:49am
UPDATED: Monday, July 16, 2012 - 3:47pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a shooting that happened just before 11:00 a.m. on Monday, July 16.
Details are limited at this time. What we know is that the shooting happened at a residence located on the 13000 block of Old Hammond Hwy near Azalea Park. We’re told that a male victim left the scene before deputies could arrive. He was taken to a local hospital where he is currently being treated for his injury.
His status was not provided.
The Baton Rouge Police Department is assisting with the investigation.
We’ll have more information as soon as it becomes available.
If you know anything about this incident call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867). You can also text your tip to CRIMES (274637). Include CS225 at the beginning of your message.