BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating an attempted murder-suicide near Coratna mall.
Police say the shooting happened around 7 p.m. in the 1600 block of Wooddale Court Friday.
When police arrived at the scene they found a 27-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound and the male suspect with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.
The woman was rushed to a nearby hospital with critical injuries.
An investigation revealed that the victim and suspect were married and it is believed that the shooting was the result of a domestic dispute.
The shooting remains under investigation.