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Police investigate shooting near Scenic Hwy

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The Baton Rouge Police responded to reports of shots fired earlier Saturday evening. It is still unknown how many people were involved but police are looking for the shooter.

It happened on Avenue H near Scenic Highway just after 7:00 p.m.

Police say this incident took place during a gathering on the street. The suspect allegedly opened fire on a car with people inside. One bullet passed through the windshield, and then came to rest in the backseat, burning a passenger.

No one was seriously injured, but the investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information on this incident, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 225-344-STOP.

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