Suspected home invasion shooting leaves one injured

Suspected home invasion shooting leaves one injured
BRPD responded to a shooting on Charles Street on Tuesday, April 7. (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - One person was injured in a shooting Tuesday night, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

First responders say the shooting happened at around 8:15 p.m. in the 4200 block of Charles Street. Detectives say a man was answering a knock at the door when two armed male suspects rushed into the apartment.

During a brief struggle, police say the man was shot. The suspects fled the scene.

The victim was taken to a hospital and is in stable condition.

A female inside the apartment was unharmed.

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