EBRSO investigates shooting on Stern Avenue

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Authorities are investigating a shooting in Baton Rouge early Wednesday morning.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Officer reported it happened on Stern Avenue in the Gardere area.

Spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks said EBRSO received the call just before 6:30 a.m.

She added the victim's injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Deputies have blocked off a section of Stern Avenue as they investigate the shooting.

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