Driver shot after passenger warns of gunman on the curb overnight
BATON ROUGE - One person was shot while driving near Belaire High School Thursday night.
Baton Rouge police said they responded to a shooting investigation in the 12000 La Margie Avenue.
Two people were in a car when a gunman opened fire from the street, police said. Before the gunfire, the passenger told the driver there was someone with a gun, pointing at them. When the driver looked, the gunman fired shots into the car.
The driver was hit in the chest by a bullet and drove himself to the hospital.
Police said the passenger was not shot and ran from the scene before being questioned.
There are no suspects.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Tigerland Double Homicide Suspect Arrested
Tips on preventing house fires
Arrest of Tyrese Magee in connection with fatal Tigerland Shooting
Video of brawl after Scotlandville football game sparks two investigations
Rejoice! Days ahead of schedule, drivers seen using both sides of Sunshine...