BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – One person was injured in a shooting that took place at 650 N. Ardenwood Drive on Monday night, according to emergency responders. BRPD said the shooting victim was a 16-year-old girl. The teenager was considered an innocent bystander, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.
Officers responded a little after 7:30 p.m. and found the victim and two unoccupied vehicles had been hit by gunfire. According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, “Two different groups began fighting when one group began to shoot at the other group.”
Emergency responders arrived soon after dispatch was called and the shooting victim was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.
The investigation remains ongoing.