Man shot in neck, police searching for purple van
BATON ROUGE - Police said they're looking for two men in a purple minivan after a drug deal where one person was shot in the neck in Baton Rouge.
Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said a 23-year-old man was shot at an apartment on Carolyn Sue around 3:10 p.m. Wednesday.
Investigators said the victim and two others were in an argument over drugs when the shooting happened. Two other men at the apartment were last seen fleeing in a purple minivan.
McKneely said the victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information about this shooting should call the Violent Crimes Unit at (225) 389-4869.
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