BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Police announced the arrest of a suspect connected to Thursday afternoon’s shooting in Baton Rouge’s Mid City area that left one person injured.

The suspect was identified as Darrel Jupiter, 46. He was arrested on charges of attempted first-degree murder, convicted felon with a firearm, and illegal use of a weapon.

It was shortly before 4 p.m. when a car crash with injuries was reported along S. Leo Street at North Boulevard, Baton Rouge Police (BRPD) responded to the scene and say they learned that gunshots had also been fired and one person was injured.

According to additional details released Friday morning by BRPD, Jupiter shot at the 31-year-old victim multiple times after becoming upset.

According to officials, the wounded individual was rushed to an area medical facility in critical condition. BRPD adds that their injuries appear non-life-threatening.

Courtesy of the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office