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EBRSO investigates park shooting

Posted: Updated: May 18, 2013 10:59 PM
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Authorities said a man was shot in the leg inside a park Saturday night.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office reported it happened at BREC's Hooper Road Park.

The injury is not considered life-threatening.

The victim told investigators the shooter tried to steal his money.

A K-9 unit was brought in to track the suspect, but he has still not been found.

The shooting remains under investigation.

BREC parks close to the public at dark.

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