BRPD investigating shooting incident on Florida Blvd.

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A shooting occurred on Florida Blvd. around 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, August 14. 

The incident happened at 3373 Florida Blvd. and according to the Baton Rouge Police Department, “investigators believe that the shooting was a result of a verbal confrontation.”

According to the BPRD, the shooting victim in this case “ended up at a store on North Street near North Acadian Thruway.”

The shooting victim was transported to a hospital after sustaining minor injuries. 

The investigation remains open and if you have any information about this shooting you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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