Hooper Road shooting victim expected to recover, police say

Hooper Road shooting victim expected to recover, police say
One person was seriously injured in a shooting near the Texaco at the intersection of Mickens and Hooper. (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - One person was seriously injured in a shooting Wednesday morning, sources say.

According to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office, the shooting happened just after 3 a.m. on July 15 near a Texaco near the intersection of Mickens Road and Hooper Road.

Sources say the victim was in “very serious” condition. A spokesperson for the sheriff’s office says the victim is expected to recover.

Detectives say the shooting allegedly stemmed from an argument.

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