Apparent robbery ends in 1 man shot, injured

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - One man is in the hospital after a shooting on Plank Road Saturday evening.

According to a spokesperson for the Baton Rouge Police Department, the shooting occurred around 6:15 p.m. in the 2700 block of Plank Road.

Officials say they believe the shooting was a result of a robbery. The victim of the robbery was then shot.

One male victim sustained an apparently non-life-threatening gunshot wound before later arriving at a local hospital for treatment.

This shooting is still under investigation. Identities of the parties involved have not been released.

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

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