Minor shot in apparent robbery attempt on Monroe Avenue

Minor shot in apparent robbery attempt on Monroe Avenue
A minor suffering from a gunshot wound in their hand was treated in the 3120 block of Monroe Avenue Saturday, June 6. (Source: Pixabay)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A minor suffering from a gunshot wound in their hand was treated in the 3120 block of Monroe Avenue Saturday, June 6.

Officers said they were notified around 1 p.m. Saturday. They believe the injury happened in connection with a robbery attempt.

The injury is described as non-life-threatening.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Baton Rouge Police Department or contact Crime Stoppers.

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