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Double shooting reported off Plank Road Friday morning

2 years 8 months 2 weeks ago Friday, October 08 2021 Oct 8, 2021 October 08, 2021 9:02 AM October 08, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Two people were hit by gunfire Friday morning in north Baton Rouge.

The shooting occurred shortly before 8:45 a.m. on Wyandotte Street at Topeka Street. 

Police say the two people who were shot sustained non-life-threatening injuries. 

At this time, the circumstances that led up to the shooting are unknown.

The capital area appears to be experiencing a significant uptick in reported crimes since Thursday. Some local first responders say they've been called to approximately eight to ten shootings within the past 24 hours.

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