Police believe man shot during dating app meet-up

The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Published: May. 11, 2022 at 7:14 AM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a man injured on Tuesday, May 10.

BRPD said it happened on Spain Street near South 16th Street, which is just off Government Street, a little before 10:30 p.m.

Investigators said the victim is believed to have been shot after an in-person meeting with someone he found on a dating app. They added the victim drove to the Red Stick Social area for help.

The victim’s injuries are not considered life-threatening, according to police.

No arrests have been made.

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