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Man found in apartment with gunshot to the head

Police are investigating a shooting that left a man fighting for his life. Police are investigating a shooting that left a man fighting for his life.
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A man is in the hospital after getting shot in the head Tuesday night.

It happened at the Chateau du Cour Apartments, which are located in the 4700 block of Tigerland Avenue in Baton Rouge, around 10:30 p.m.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said officers responding to the shooting found the victim inside an apartment.

EMS arrived shortly after and took the man to an area hospital.

Investigators said his injuries were life-threatening.

The victim's name has not been released.

Neighbors said they heard gunshots and saw lots of police swarm the area.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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