Police investigate attempted armed robbery and shooting

Police investigate attempted armed robbery and shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery in which the suspect shot the victim Friday morning.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported happened on North Ardenwood Drive near Florida Boulevard in Baton Rouge after 11 a.m.

Police said a man tried to rob another man at gunpoint and shot the victim in the arm. The victim was taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

The shooter remains on the loose.

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