Man suffers gunshot wound after altercation with relative

BATON ROUGE, LA- (WAFB) Baton Rouge City Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Saturday morning after a family dispute. The shooting happened on Baylor Street near S. Harrells Ferry.

Police say the shooting happened around 2:30 Saturday morning. A man was found in the Walgreens parking lot on South Sherwood Forest with a gunshot wound to the leg. The victim told police he was shot after getting into a verbal altercation at the Baylor Street residence. Police believe he was attempting to drive himself to the hospital after the shooting.

The incident is still under investigation.

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