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One person injured in early morning shooting near North Acadian Thruway

3 years 1 month 2 weeks ago Monday, May 03 2021 May 3, 2021 May 03, 2021 7:09 AM May 03, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - One person was hit by gunfire early Monday morning, police say.

According to a representative with the Baton Rouge Police Department, authorities responded to a local hospital after learning that medical personnel were treating a person who appeared to have been shot. 

Police say the victim was seen walking around the area of Florida/N. Acadian before the victim was brought to an area hospital in a personal vehicle.

Officials add that the victim's injuries appear non-life-threatening at this time.

Sources indicate that the shooting likely occurred around 3:30 a.m., Monday.  

This article will be updated as authorities provide additional information related to the incident.

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