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2 injured during shooting on N. 48th Street

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Two people were wounded Friday afternoon during a shooting and police are searching for the gunman. 

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, the incident happened at roughly 5 p.m. on N. 48th Street near Gus Young Ave. 

One victim, who was shot in the back, ran from police, according to public information officer L'Jean McKneely. A second victim, shot in the leg, also had a gun in the waistband of his pants.

Both victims sustained non life-threatening injuries.

Investigators say the gunman was not on the scene when the arrived. 

If you know anything about this incident, call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867. 

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