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WBRSO investigating shooting on Mississippi River Bridge


The West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting on the Mississippi River Bridge that left one woman injured. 

West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Mike Cazes says the shooting happened around 3 a.m. Sunday. 

According to deputies, a man and a woman were driving over the bridge when another vehicle, which has been described as a black sedan, drove up on the side of them and fired one shot through the window. 

The pair managed to pull over the vehicle in Port Allen and call for help.

The woman was treated for a graze wound to the head. 

The man was treated for injuries he received from the shattered glass. 

The incident is under investigation. 

If you have any information about the shooting, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 225-355-STOP.

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