Two injured in shooting at apartment complex

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Two men were wounded during a gunfight Thursday afternoon at an apartment complex on S. Harrells Ferry Road.

According to reports, Brandon Sanders, 23, got in an argument with a woman at the St. Jean apartments after he felt she nearly hit his car.  He followed her as she went to pick up a male friend for work, at which point the argument continued.

During the argument, Sanders allegedly pulled out a handgun and fired into the car, hitting the man multiple times.  The victim was able to return fire, hitting Sanders in the mid-section.

Both men were taken to the hospital.  The victim is in critical condition.

Sanders was booked into EBR Parish Prison on charges of attempted first degree murder, illegal use of a weapon and aggravated damage to property.

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