Police investigate N. 23rd St. shooting, victim's condition wors - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Police investigate N. 23rd St. shooting, victim's condition worsens

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Police are investigating a shooting that sent a 22-year-old man to the hospital Wednesday night.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the shooting happened on North 23rd Street near Birch Street a little after 9 p.m. The man was found in the street with multiple gunshot wounds.

Investigators initially said the injuries did not appear to be severe, but later stated the victim's condition had worsened and the wounds were life-threatening.

The victim's name was not released.

Police said there are no suspects at this time. 

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