Police look for suspect after victim gets shot in the side

Published: Sep. 22, 2014 at 2:40 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 22, 2014 at 3:28 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are investigating a shooting that sent one person to the hospital late Sunday night.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the shooting happened on Plank Road near Jefferson Avenue around 10:30 p.m.

Investigators said a 25-year-old was shot in the side. The victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, but authorities added the injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Police did not release the victim's name.

They said they have not yet identified a suspect or developed a motive in the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.

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