Person shot on Eastlawn in Roselawn Tuesday, SWAT called - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

SWAT situation ends after suspects not found


A SWAT situation in Roselawn ended Tuesday evening after authorities could not locate two shooting suspects.

SWAT was called after a shooting at around 2:30 p.m. on Eastlawn Drive.

The alleged shooters were reportedly inside a nearby apartment building.

SWAT was called to try to coax the suspects out, but after obtaining a search warrants for one of the units, the suspects were nowhere to be found.

One person of interest in custody, but authorities are still searching for two others..

Students at Cincinnati Leadership Academy who live within walking distance were held at the school until the all clear was given. None of the students were hurt.

The victim was shot in the leg and taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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