BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a shooting on Friday afternoon.

According to the police, a man was shot in the 7800 block of Scenic Highway around 12:40 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 17. EMS confirmed that one person was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

BRPD said a suspect and motive are unknown at this time.

The investigation remains ongoing and anyone with information that could help investigators, you are asked to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 225-389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.