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BRPD investigating shooting near police station on Highland Road

3 months 1 week 6 days ago Monday, November 16 2020 Nov 16, 2020 November 16, 2020 10:50 AM November 16, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a shooting on Highland Road late Monday morning.

The gunfire was reported around 10:30 a.m. on Highland near McKinley Street, in the area of a BRPD police station. Police said it appeared a man was shot.

Witnesses at the scene said it appeared the victim had been shot in the face. the victim was reportedly taken to a hospital, but the extent of his injuries is unknown. 

Police blocked off a portion of the roadway shortly after the shooting was reported.

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