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Woman shot multiple times and left lying in the street

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A piece of clothing remains in the street after the victim is taken to the hospital, as police try to figure out who shot her. A piece of clothing remains in the street after the victim is taken to the hospital, as police try to figure out who shot her.
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A woman is hospitalized after being shot in the street Monday night.

It happened in the 5200 block of Stearnes Street in north Baton Rouge around 10:15 p.m. Stearnes is off Plank Road, a little south of Hooper Road.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the victim was shot multiple times. Her name was not released.

Officers went to the location after receiving a report of a woman lying in the road and shots fired in the area.

EMS rushed her to the hospital. Her condition was not given.

According to witnesses, a man was seen running from the area after the shooting. A description was not given.

The investigation is ongoing.

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