Shooting near Siegen Lane sends 1 person to hospital

One person was reportedly taken to the hospital in stable condition after a shooting overnight.
Published: Aug. 15, 2022 at 8:03 AM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - One person was reportedly taken to the hospital in stable condition after a shooting overnight.

Emergency responders say the shooting happened around 2 a.m. on Briarrose Drive, not far from Siegen Lane.

Arrest documents show the victim called emergency workers and said his brother shot him in the leg. However, deputies later located the victim with a gunshot wound to the groin.

According to the arrest documents, the victim says the shooting followed an argument, in which the suspect was waving a gun around.

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office says the suspect in the shooting, Kevin Cundiff, 21, faces a charge of attempted 2nd-degree murder.

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