BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are looking for the person who shot a man during an attempted armed robbery in the parking lot of a convenience store late Tuesday night.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the 58-year-old victim was shot in the thigh. The wound is not considered life-threatening.
Cpl. Don Coppola with BRPD said it happened in the parking lot of the Circle K on Airline Highway near McClelland Drive around 10 p.m.
He added the victim drove himself to the hospital an hour and a half later and that's when the shooting was reported to police.
The investigation is ongoing.