A homeowner was assaulted at his home in Baker and one suspect was shot on Monday afternoon.
Around 3:00 p.m on March 5, three men entered a residence at 9167 Rathmoor Ave. and an altercation ensued between one of the men and the homeowner.
Casey Hicks, PIO for the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office said, the homeowner subsequently shot the intruder and the other two men fled the scene.
Hicks said, the homeowner was battered but not in critical condition and the wounded suspect was in critical condition.
EBR Sheriff’s are still searching for the other two men who entered the Baker home.
The investigation is ongoing and further information will be provided when it becomes available.