One man suffers life-threatening injuries in afternoon shooting on Duke St.


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department was called to the scene of a reported shooting on Thursday afternoon.

The shooting took place on Duke St. off of Plank Rd.

Officers arrived at the scene at approximately 12:45 p.m. and found a man suffering from gunshot wounds.

The man sustained life-threatening injuries in this shooting and there is no word on the condition of the shooting victim.

The investigation into this shooting remains ongoing.

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