BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Emergency officials responded to a reported double shooting Wednesday afternoon in Baton Rouge.
The incident happened on Byron Avenue near Beechwood Drive just before 5 p.m.
The news crew on the scene confirmed two people were taken to the hospital by ambulance with gunshot wounds.
Emergency officials said the victims suffered life-threatening injuries. The victims' names were not released.
Detectives have not yet identified a suspect or given a possible motive for the shooting.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.