BRPD responds to a shooting at Walmart on Highland Rd.

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A Walmart store sign is visible from Route 28, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, in Derry, N.H. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) — A 27-year-old man was shot outside of the Walmart at 5255 Highland Rd.

The shooting took place at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 2.

The shooting victim is recovering at a local hospital and is expected to survive.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, “investigators believe that robbery is a potential motive.”

This shooting investigation remains open and if you have any information that could help authorities, please call the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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