POSTED: Monday, January 14, 2013 - 12:00pm
UPDATED: Monday, January 14, 2013 - 12:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — A Baton Rouge resident is recovering in a local hospital today after being shot. Police are currently working to identify a suspect.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that the incident occurred in the 4700 block of Stearn Street shortly before midnight on Sunday, Jan. 13. We’re told officers arrived on scene to find the victim suffering from a gunshot wound.
The victim was transported to a local hospital with what seemed to be minor injuries.
Investigators have not yet identified a suspect or motive for this shooting. If you know anything about this incident, call Crime Stopper at (225) 344-STOP (7867).