BRPD says 4 shot in apartment complex parking lot

BRPD says 4 shot in apartment complex parking lot

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police responded to a shooting at a Baton Rouge apartment complex Thursday morning that sent four people to the hospital, according to investigators.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the shooting happened in the parking lot of the Hawthorne Heights Apartments on Lobdell Avenue around 3 a.m.

Cpl. L'Jean McKneely with BRPD said an argument and fight escalated to shots being fired. He added one of the victims is in critical condition, while the other three suffered injuries not considered life-threatening.

According to McKneely, a suspect has not yet been identified.

Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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