Posted: Aug 23, 2010 9:57 PM by Heather Harel
Updated: Aug 23, 2010 10:00 PM
Source: Baton Rouge Police Department
A juvenile was shot earlier this evening on East Polk Street.
Baton Rouge Police Department said the shooting happened just before 8 p.m. When police arrived, a juvenile male was helping another juvenile male, who was lying in the street with non-life-threatening injuries to both legs. Police said the boys had come into contact with the shooting suspects shortly before the shooting happened. Within minutes of coming into contact with them, a car drove by and fired shots, hitting one of the boys.
Authorities are still investigating. News 2 will update as more information becomes available.