Police find shooting victim lying in road

Baton Rouge experiencing rash of shootings

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police said a man is hospitalized in critical condition after he was shot multiple times early Thursday morning.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said officers responded to Avenue F around 4:30 a.m. to investigate reports of shots fired in the area.

Investigators said officers found the man lying partially in the road. The victim was taken to the hospital and underwent surgery. His name was not released.

Police added their information about the shooting is limited and ask for witnesses to step forward with information.

If you know anything about this case, call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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