Police search for 2 suspects after triple shooting in Baton Rouge

Shooting on Gus Young Ave. sends 3 to the hospital

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are investigating a shooting that sent three people to the hospital late Thursday night.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the shooting happened on Gus Young Avenue at North 47th Street around 11:20 p.m.

Cpl. L'Jean McKneely with BRPD said two men walked up to a group and opened fire. He added the three people shot suffered injuries not considered life-threatening.

According to McKneely, the suspects ran off after the shooting. No descriptions were given.

Investigators have not yet identified the suspects and have not yet established a motive.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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